Here’s your Wednesday Weekly Roundup of Thyroid News from Thyroid Mom for March 11, 2015. These are articles, abstracts or blog posts that either appeared in the news this week or things that I found this week that I wanted to share with you relating to hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism in both adults and children. Happy Reading!
General Thyroid Related Articles (Hypothyroidism, Hashimoto’s, Hyperthyroidism, Graves’ Disease, Thyroid Cancer)
THYROID CANCER DRUG APPROVED. On February 13, 2015, the U. S. Food and Drug Administration approved lenvatinib (LENVIMA) for the treatment of patients with locally recurrent or metastatic, progressive, radioactive iodine-refractory differentiated thyroid cancer. Access the full prescribing information here.
Children and Thyroid Disorders (Congenital Hypothyroidism)
We are finally starting to get some spring-like weather where I live, which means spring allergies are here. My kids and I suffer from hay fever. Do yours? I’ve included a few links addressing seasonal allergies in children.
Compiled by Blythe Clifford aka Thyroid Mom