More information about thyroid cancer
From your American Cancer Society
We have a lot more information that you might find helpful. Explore www.cancer.org or call our National Cancer Information Center toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345. We’re here to help you any time, day or night.
Other organizations and websites*
Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:
The American Thyroid Association
Toll-free number: 1-800-THYROID (1-800-849-7643)
Provides patient information on diseases that affect the thyroid gland, including cancer, a list of patient support organizations, and a thyroid specialist locator
National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
Their “Cancer Information Service” offers a wide variety of free, accurate, up-to-date information about cancer to patients, their families, and the general public; also can help people find clinical trials in their area.
ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc.
Toll-free number: 1-877-588-7904
For information and education on thyroid cancer types; a directory of local ThyCa thyroid cancer support group meetings coast-to-coast; the ThyCa Person-to-Person Network, which matches thyroid cancer patients with survivors of the same type of thyroid cancer for emotional and psychological support; 10 email support groups for different thyroid cancer types and situations; as well as free regional workshops
Last Medical Review: 02/27/2014
Last Revised: 02/12/2016