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Newly Updated Treatment Guidelines for Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma from the American Thyroid Association Published in Thyroid Journal

New Rochelle, NY, March 26, 2015—A Task Force convened by the American Thyroid Association (ATA) released updated guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC). The current document is the first revision of the original guidelines published in 2009. The Task Force has presented their recommendations in the article  Read More…

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Published in Cancer of the Thyroid, Featured, News Releases

IDD Newsletter

IDD NEWSLETTER – February 2015 (PDF File, 2.74 MB)IODINE GLOBAL NETWORK (formerly ICCIDD Global Network) is a nongovernmental organization dedicated to sustained optimal iodine nutrition and the elimination of iodine deficiency throughout the world.

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Published in Featured, Iodine Deficiency, News Releases, Potassium Iodide (KI)

FDA approves lenvatinib for metastatic thyroid cancer

From the American Thyroid Association: In collaboration with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and as a service to our members, ATA will provide updates on recent FDA approvals and other important FDA actions (e.g., updated safety information, new prescribing information) pertaining to therapies for cancer patients. This will allow the agency to inform oncologists …

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Published in Cancer of the Thyroid, News Releases

Your Thyroid and Fertility: Expert Q&A

WebMD asked Gregory Brent, MD, professor of medicine and physiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, what else women should know about fertility and their thyroid. Brent is on the American Thyroid Association task force charged with reassessing guidelines for the diagnosis and management of thyroid disease during pregnancy …

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Published in Featured, News Releases, Thyroid Disease and Pregnancy

CRN Releases Science-based Guidelines on Iodine in Multivitamin/Mineral Supplements for Pregnancy and Lactation

—Initiative Will Help Ensure Adequate Intakes to Support Healthy Cognitive Development— Washington, D.C., January 27, 2015—Dietary supplement manufacturers should include a daily serving of at least 150 mcg of iodine in all multivitamin/mineral supplements intended for pregnant and lactating women in the U.S., the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) advises in guidelines for industry released …

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Published in News Releases, Thyroid Disease and Pregnancy

2014 Trainee Poster Contest Winners

2014 Trainee Poster Winners (PDF File, 471 KB)

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Published in 84th Annual Meeting News, Featured, News Releases