The Scandal: Thyroid Patients are Speaking Out, Wall Street Journal, and a new video!

The push continues, fellow thyroid patients.  And it’s getting louder and more widespread. This week, Wall Street Journal columnist Melinda Beck, who writes a weekly health column, hit an important gong with her wonderful attention-getting article titled "Doctors Hear Patients’ Calls for New Approaches to Hypothyroidism."   "Doctors and patients have been at each other’s throats…

Here we go again, thyroid friends: Endocrinologists wear their pointed DUNCE hats.

Ah me. Ever heard of Clinical Thyroidology? It's a physician-targeted publication by the American Thyroid Association (ATA). The ATA states they are the "leading organization devoted to thyroid biology and to the prevention and treatment of thyroid disease through excellence in research, clinical care, education, and public health." And a Letter to the Editor in the December 2013…

Speak your truth to the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology (AACE)!

A grass-roots campaign has been started by thyroid patients after the glorious AACE comment that "the TSH is best in most cases". From ThyroidChange: THYROID FRIENDS, TELL THE PROMOTERS OF TSH TESTING AND LEVOTHYROXINE (T4) TREATMENT WHAT YOU THINK!!! PLEASE tell the ATA and AACE how YOU feel about their treatment guidelines that encourage TSH…