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Valuable information from Thyroid Australia's archives

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Thyroid Australia Ltd

Thyroid Australia was a voluntary patient support organisation which provided help and information to assist those suffering with thyroid conditions, their families and friends. This national based non-for-profit organisation began in Melbourne in the year 2000 and after 10 years closed it's doors.

With kind permission, some of Thyroid Australia's quarterly newsletters, from the year 2000 to 2007, are available here to read. Please understand, that all materials provided are for information purposes only and do not constitute medical advice.

Thyroid Flyers

Thyroid Basics

Sept 2007

  • Hypothyroidism

  • Hyperthyroidism

  • Thyroid Nodules

  • Thyroid Cancer

Hypothyroidism

July 2000

  • Thyroid Gland Disorders

  • Hashimoto's Disease

  • Australian Statistics

  • Members Stories

Hyperthyroidism & TED

April 2000

  • Treatment of Graves' Hyperthyroidism

  • Thyroid Eye Disease

  • Know you TSH

Childhood Thyroid Conditions

Jan 2001

  • Thyroid Disease in Children

  • Hypothyroid Musings

  • Members Stories

Back to Basics

March 2004

  • Thyroid Disease

  • Medications - Hyperthyroidism

  • Drug Reactions

  • Hypothyroid Symptoms

Thyroid Therapies

July 2004

  • Thyroxine Changes

  • Diagnosis & Management of Hyperthyroidism & Hypothyroidism

Thyroid Cancer

April 2001

  • Thyroid Cancer & Treatment

  • Thyrogen

  • Members Stories

Diet, Nutrition & Exercise 

Sept 2006

  • Metabolic challenges

  • Diet, Carbohydrates & GI 

  • Thyroid & Weight

  • Graves' Disease Story

Postpartum Thyroid Conditions

Oct 2000

  • Postpartum Thyroid Disorders

  • Thyroid Function Tests - Time for a Reassessment

Impact on Families

Oct 2002

  • Congenital Neonatal Thyrotoxicosis

  • Emotional Impact of Thyroid Cancer

T3 & T4 Combination Therapy

Oct 2001

  • Optimal Treatment for Hypothyroidism

  • T4 + T3 Instead of Thyroxine Alone

Autoimmunity & Related Conditions

May 2006

  • Autoimmune Disorders

  • Thyroid Eye Disease

  • Disorders of other Endocrine Glands

Back to Basics

March 2004

  • Thyroid Disease

  • Medications

    • ​Hyperthyroidism

  • Drug Reactions

  • Hypothyroid Symptoms

Thyroid Therapies

July 2004

  • Thyroxine Changes

  • Diagnosis & Management of Hyperthyroidism & Hypothyroidism

Thyroid Cancer

April 2001

  • Thyroid Cancer 

  • Cancer Treatment

  • Thyrogen

  • Neck X-Rays

  • Members Stories

Diet, Nutrition & Exercise

Sept 2006

  • Metabolic challenges

  • Diet and Exercise

  • Thyroid & Weight

  • Carbohydrates GI Chart

  • Graves Disease Story

Mother and Child
Sept 2005
  • Autoimmune Thyroiditis and Pregnancy

  • Pregnancy and Fertility

  • Refrigeration of  Thyroxine

Psychological Aspects
Dec 2006
  • Thyroid Dysfunction & Mental Disorders

  • Psychological Symptoms

  • Depression & CFS

Medication Update
April 2007
  • Product Information for Thyroid Medication

  • Home Medicines Reviews

  • Thyroxine and Oestrogen

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