Who needs "T3"? We received a friendly and well-intended comment lately. It illustrated that in today's Global English, we sometimes have a hard time defining and understanding what "T3" means when a person is talking about T3. Are they talking about T3 the hormone, or T3 the pharmaceutical? "I like your content in general, but I’d … Continue reading Focusing on T3: The T3 hormone or the LT3 pharmaceutical?
The year 2020 has been a productive year for our organization of thyroid patients and our website, despite the challenges we all faced on a global scale. In this post, HIGHLIGHTS: I'll briefly mention our organizational milestones of the year. TOP 10: Then I will give links, visuals, and introductory summaries of our 10 most … Continue reading Thyroid Patients Canada: Looking back on 2020, entering 2021
It's been quite a year, so we send you good cheer. This season may be a socially-distanced experience for many of you, but still, you are not alone. We're stronger together. We're going to keep advancing thyroid science & policy, because our thyroid health outcomes matter. What are "thyroid" health outcomes? Heart & cardiovascular healthKidney … Continue reading Christmas 2020: Hope and cheer for thyroid patients
In Thyroid Patients Canada, our growing organization features two Facebook groups. Our patients-only thyroid support group, Thyroid Patients Canada Support Our open-membership Thyroidpatients.ca Public Group. Learn more about our two groups at our new set of Group pages before asking to join. Groups - Main page In today's post, I'd like to talk about the … Continue reading Featuring our Thyroid Support Group moderators
We recently began a new support group on Facebook called "Thyroid Patients Canada Support." It's a private, patients-only group, with international members, peer-led by thyroid patients. As a patient, if you'd like to join, you must answer 2 questions and permit us to view your Facebook profile (make it temporarily public). Join on Facebook In … Continue reading Thyroid peer support: Sharing wisely and seeking evidence