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Important: Privacy Update

Your privacy and the protection of your personal information is important to the THANC (Thyroid, Head and Neck Cancer) Foundation. For this reason, we have updated our privacy policy to align with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). We are grateful for your support and involvement in our charitable programs and value your help in fulfilling our mission.

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September 20, 2018

The hope that I can help others that have gone who are dealing with the same thing. My one piece of advice for someone finding out they have thyroid cancer is to stay true to yourself and remain positive. Don't let this damper your light. You got this.

Our Research - Anaplastic Thyroid Drug Combo
September 19, 2018

“This approval demonstrates that targeting the same molecular pathway in diverse diseases is an effective way to expedite the development of treatments that may help more patients.” —Richard Pazdur, MD, director of the FDA’s Oncology Center of Excellence

Ashley Cooley
September 18, 2018

"When you’re feeling down listen to music, go on a bike ride or a run, pick up an extra shift at work. Take your mind off the cancer."

Adrienne Asher
September 17, 2018

“I like to say that after cancer, everything else is a cake walk. Now I can have my cake and eat it too!”

Jim Davis
September 16, 2018

"Many of the people around me were going through much harder times. To anyone fighting this battle: Enjoy your life and don’t be afraid of the uncontrollable!"

Penny Aicardi
September 15, 2018

“If you have been recently diagnosed with thyroid cancer don’t let people’s attitude about this being the “good cancer” dictate your mood. You are going through something that most people have not been through. It’s okay to be scared!”

Caitlyn Bomalaski
September 14, 2018

Caitlyn & Karen are vibrant, enterprising women whose hope and strength inspire a community to rally around them. Their tireless efforts and tremendous endurance show that it only takes a bit of willpower and a big heart to achieve outstanding results.

September 13, 2018

Anything that can empower patients to ask informed questions when they visit their doctor is a good thing, and the TCC videos have proven to be something that can do just that.

Abby Melendez
September 12, 2018

Though it was one of the most difficult experiences of my life, my thyroid cancer, set me on this amazing path and I am so thankful to be able to give back to a community that has given me so much.

Lindsey Van Parys
September 11, 2018

I choose to be happy. I choose to stay positive through all this crazy stress.


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