Radiation exposure ups aggressive thyroid cancer risk

Nuclear power plant accidents could be devastating and researchers have now found that exposure to radioactive iodine is associated with more aggressive forms of thyroid cancer.

Thyroid cancer patients may get low dose of radioactive iodine

People with thyroid cancer are often given radioactive iodine treatment following surgery to kill cancer cells that may have been left behind, a treatment that comes with its own health risks, but this is likely to change in terms of quantity now, according to a study.

New hope for sufferers of thyroid cancer

Patients with advanced thyroid cancer have for many years faced bleak prospects and no viable treatment options.

Fukushima nuke disaster: 27 minors suspected with thyroid cancer

A study on the impact of radiation after the Fukushima atomic power plant disaster has found 12 minors were diagnosed and 15 were suspected with thyroid cancer.

Fukushima nuclear disaster poses no immediate health risks: UN expert

The Fukushima nuclear disaster has not caused any immediate health risks, UN experts reported in Vienna Friday as part of their interim investigation results.

Sofia Vergara reveals struggle with thyroid cancer

Sofia Vergara, who was diagnosed with thyroid cancer at the age of 28, has opened up about her battle with the disease.

Thyroid cancer curable if detected early

Lack of awareness and a delay in diagnosis can prove costly for those suffering from thyroid cancer, a condition that has till date affected about 42 million people in India.

Argentine leader undergoes thyroid cancer surge

Doctors say Cristina Fernandez`s cancer was detected
before it spread, and she has a very good chance of complete
cure.

Argentine President diagnosed with thyroid cancer

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez has thyroid cancer and will undergo surgery next month, her government said on Tuesday.

Genes that increase risk of thyroid cancer identified

Genetic cause of thyroid cancer can lead to the formulation of more targeted treatment for the disease.

Overtreatment of thyroid cancer rampant

Researchers have found troubling signs that some doctors may be too quick to treat thyroid cancer patients with radioactive iodine.

Drug pazopanib could revolutionize thyroid cancer treatment

Mayo Clinic researchers are studying the effects of the drug pazopanib that may help revolutionize the care of patients with metastatic, rapidly progressive differentiated thyroid cancer.

Drug pazopanib could revolutionize thyroid cancer treatment

Mayo Clinic researchers are studying the effects of the drug pazopanib that may help revolutionize the care of patients with metastatic, rapidly progressive differentiated thyroid cancer.

Repeated exposure to dental X-rays ups thyroid cancer risk

Repeated exposure to dental X-rays increases thyroid cancer risk, a new study has revealed.

Repeated exposure to dental X-rays ups thyroid cancer risk

Repeated exposure to dental X-rays increases thyroid cancer risk, a new study has revealed.

Most patients with common thyroid cancer survive regardless of treatment

People with papillary thyroid cancer that has not spread beyond the thyroid gland have positive outcomes regardless of whether they receive treatment within the first year after diagnosis, a new research has shown.

Most patients with common thyroid cancer survive regardless of treatment

People with papillary thyroid cancer that has not spread beyond the thyroid gland have positive outcomes regardless of whether they receive treatment within the first year after diagnosis, a new research has shown.