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February 13, 2019

30 Stories in 30 Days April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. For the next 4 weeks, we will post stories written by thyroid cancer survivors, caregivers and friends for our 30 Stories in 30 Days campaign. We hope their perspectives and insight will help others along their journey. It’s been 4 years since I underwent […]

January 24, 2019

"I was worried that I would never be able to be as active as I was prior to surgery. In the years after I have gone on to run many half marathon and even ran the NYC marathon!"

December 19, 2018

Not only is this low-iodine recipe easy to make, it's delicious too! #FoodyFriday

October 12, 2018

This colossal collection of culinary classics caters to the needs of our audience with thyroid-healthy, post-treatment friendly, gluten-free, heart-healthy, and vegetarian dishes. Patients recovering from surgery and radiation therapy have a difficult time maintaining a healthy diet.

thankfulThursday - Amy Woo
October 11, 2018

“I am proud of myself for getting through this. I can now say I'm a thyroid cancer survivor! Now many years later, I continue to be cancer-free and hope sharing my story can help others.”

October 10, 2018

As part of our on-going effort to spread awareness, we are accepting submissions for our 30 Stories in 30 Days and #ThankfulThursday awareness campaigns.

Jack Levy Memorial Golf Outing
October 3, 2018

THANC Foundation’s annual Golf Outing was held at Old Oaks Country Club in Purchase, NY on September 24th. The event drew more than 100 attendees who helped raise more than $260,000. During the reception, the THANC Foundation announced the Golf Outing would be renamed The Jack Levy Memorial Golf Outing. “Jack’s bravery, strength, and generosity […]

Evangelia Papacostas
September 30, 2018

“July 6th, 2017 may have been the worst day of my life, but it was the first day of a journey that taught me so much about myself and showed me how beautiful life is.”

Valley Childrens Healthcare
September 29, 2018

The researchers hope to use an interesting study to create guidelines which could help reduce the length of hospital stays, the frequency of laboratory tests, hospital costs and the overall number of patients requiring treatment with oral calcium.

Pathology Research
September 28, 2018

Estimation can become particularly difficult when examining many slides from larger tumors, as the cancer’s appearance can differ from one region to another. Artificial intelligence could reduce this subjectivity and improve accuracy of classification.


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