Useful Websites for Hypothyroidism and Hashimoto's
ThyroidChange values websites that support the individual thyroid patient. The sites listed here were chosen based on the information provided on them. If there is a resource that you would like us to consider for listing, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line,“WEBSITE RESOURCE”.
About.com Thyroid Disease (http://thyroid.about.com) This website has a wealth of information on hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid cancer, as well as related illnesses. Mary Shomon write articles that are easy to read, making complex issues easy to understand.
American Thyroid Association (www.thyroid.org/patients) Patient resource pages are designed to provide up-to-date information for thyroid patients, their families and other interested public communities. The American Thyroid Association is dedicated to serving as an educational resource for the public by supporting thyroid research and promoting the prevention, treatment and cure of thyroid-related diseases and thyroid cancer.
Arem Wellness: The Mind-Body Program (www.aremwellness.com/thyroid) Dr. Ridha Arem is currently running the Texas Thyroid Institute, an endocrinology practice specializing in thyroid and hormonal disorders at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, TX. He is the author of the Thyroid Solution , published for the first time in 1999, which provides a comprehensive mind body program for thyroid patients. His site offers credible information and insights about many thyroid disorders.
Chris Kresser L.Ac (http://chriskresser.com/thyroid) Medicine of the 21st century. Chris Kresser, licensed acupuncturist and practitioner of integrative medicine, is a wealth of information on hypothyroidism.
Everyday Health: Thyroid Conditions (www.everydayhealth.com/thyroid-conditions/thyroid-conditions-basics.aspx) This site has complete information on thyroid disorders, treatments, risk factors, and on, and on. Check out this comprehensive source of information.
Hope for Hashimoto’s (http://hopeforhashimotos.com) Dr. Haskell is a licensed Naturopathic Physician with 27 years of clinical experience. His site offers lots of information including a video series patients find to be valuable in gaining a deeper understanding of Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis.
LIVESTRONG (www.livestrong.com/thyroid) Originally intended as a cancer education and support forum, this site has become a resource for articles on all sorts of health issues including those related to thyroid dysfunction. It is an excellent source of credible information and support.
Mayo Clinic (www.mayoclinic.com) This website has more than 3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers from Mayo Clinic share their expertise to empower you to manage your health creating an extensive resource of credible medical information.
National Academy for Hypothyroidism (http://nahypothyroidism.org) The National Academy of Hypothyroidism is a non-profit, multidisciplinary medical society dedicated to the dissemination of new information on the diagnosis and treatment of hypothyroidism.
Outsmart Disease: Thyroid Autoimmunity, Hashimoto’s Disease and Hypothyroidism in Women (http://outsmartdisease.com) Marina Gutner, PhD has created a site to provide you with thorough researched information about Hashimoto’s disease so you can better understand your diagnosis and make informed treatment decision with your doctor to find your way to feel well again.
Patient.co.uk (www.patient.co.uk) Patient.co.uk offers comprehensive health information as provided by GPs and nurses to patients during consultations. Also, provides information on treatment options and other diseases such as diabetes.
Recovering with T3 (www.recoveringwitht3.com) This site supports author Paul Robinson’s book Recovering With T3: My Journey from Hypothyroidism to Good Health Using the T3 Thyroid Hormone. The book details a treatment protocol which includes: 1) an effective way of using T3 thyroid hormone to address the needs of people who continue to experience symptoms of hypothyroidism when on T4-based medication. 2) a revolutionary and successful approach which improves adrenal function by utilizing the natural circadian rhythm of adrenal hormone production called the Circadian T3 Method (CT3M or T3CM).
Stop The Thyroid Madness (www.stopthethyroidmadness.com) Check out this global and revolutionary thyroid patient-to-patient informational website, where the message is simple and clear: Stop the Thyroid Madness™! Globally, informed hypothyroid patients have come to a unified conclusion that for 50+ years, they have been subjected to a thyroid treatment which didn’t work, leaving their lives compromised with lingering thyroid symptoms, besides adrenal stress and low levels of important vitamins and minerals. Janie Bowthrope, thyroid patient activist, author, blogger and creator of this informational, educational patient-to-patient site—STTM for short. It’s meant to be helpful and empowering information based on the experience of patients worldwide to inspire, educate and be taken into your doctor’s office.
Thyroid Disease Manager (www.thyroidmanager.org) This website offers an up-to-date analysis of thyrotoxicosis, hypothyroidism, thyroid nodules and cancer, thyroiditis, and all aspects of human thyroid disease and thyroid physiology. It provides physicians, researchers, and trainees (as well as patients) around the world with an authoritative, current, complete, objective, FREE, and down-loadable source on the thyroid.