Dear Thyroid Letters
Why did you betray me? I did everything that you wanted. I ate healthy, I exercised religiously, and I gave you enough Iodine (which I don't really know if I really [Read]
I am writing to let you become aware of how you have simply ruined my past few months. I genuinely hope you feel ashamed.
Why did I spend all this time feeling [Read]
I wonder what plagues you so, and why do you make my life a living hell at times? I hate the way you clog my brain when I want to do a simple task and you make it [Read]
It was years ago that I started to feel your debilitating effects. Six years, to be exact. I was in my freshman year of high school, a year that is supposed to be full [Read]
I learned about grey a long time ago and how much better it is to see life through a grey lens than a black and white one, which was and is too myopic. Speaking for myself, [Read]
You're a little lazy, I have to say. Apathetic? Sure. Feel useless? Yep.
You & I aren't so different from each other, thyroid. Maybe we could get along.
I’m not really sure where to begin. How can I even attempt to sum up the awesomeness of Brooke Milander in one article? Yet here I am writing, so those of you who didn’t know Brooke [Read]
Dear Thyroid, Why can't I find any Standardize Healthcare to abolish you?!
Why do I have to advocate my care, yet am expected to pay a Dr? Why do Docs act like they understand, when [Read]
I remember the first time we met. I was a budding undergraduate, passionate about art history, determined to be the first in my family to graduate from college. [Read]
Dear Thyroid Columns
Dear Thyroid Community,
A documentary is being made about Thyroid Disease! Directed by Maggie Hadleigh-West, Sick to Death! seeks to break the silence around the suffering that [Read]
Dear Thyroid Community-
A truly wonderful opportunity has come to pass. The shoot date is this Saturday 8/9, so I know it's short notice. However, the show "THE DAILY HELPLINE" is [Read]
Join the Discussion
First, a HUGE THANK YOU to everyone's patience, support and, well, patience, patience, patience, patience. I could not be more grateful to you for that. I know this has been a [Read]
Congratulations to SAM for winning the I Heart Guts plushie thyroid! Everyone submitted such beautiful, gut-wrenching, funny and clever acrostic poems. Please keep those cards and [Read]
Meet-ups & Guest Bloggers
My name is Catrina. I was diagnosed with Graves Disease and nodules near the thyroid August of 2011. At the age of 24 I was just like any other 20 something year old...I love to shop, [Read]
Super Sunday's are here!! The goal is to make every third Sunday of the month a Meet Up day!! This way if you can't make it one month, you know another Meet Up is just around the corner! [Read]