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ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc.


Contact Information

P.O. Box 1545
New York, NY 10159-1545

1-877-588-7904 (Voice - Toll-free),
630-604-6078 (FAX),

Internet Resources


Abstract

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc. provides education and support services to patients and families to help them better understand thyroid cancer, learn from others' experiences, and communicate with professionals. Support services and resources include an educational Web site that links survivors and health care professionals around the world, local support groups, eleven e-mail support groups, additional online communities, person-to-person support matched by diagnosis, a free downloadable low-iodine cookbook, free booklet Thyroid Cancer Basics, free patient information packets, a free newsletter, awareness materials, Neck Check cards, Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month, seminars, workshops, and the annual International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference. ThyCa also sponsors thyroid cancer research grants, as well as awareness programs and outreach to the public, for early detection.

Publications

ThyCa Journeys: free online newsletter

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Notes

10.18.11. added publication info - DK

Audit

Date Entered: 5/19/1999
Date Edited: 12/3/2012
Date Revised: 9/27/2011
Health Referral Number: HR3160
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