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Lenvima is now available for Thyroid Cancer patients in England!

March 20th, 2017

Lenvima is now available for Thyroid Cancer patients in England! Excellent news for our patients with advanced thyroid cancer who have been waiting to access Lenvima (Lenvatenib). Oncologists in England can now prescribe the drug for patients that need it. If you have been waiting please get in touch with your oncologist, if they have […]

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Butterfly Thyroid Cancer Trust is delighted to be supporting this exciting research project: Near Infrared Autofluorescence of the Parathyroid Glands: A Novel Method for Reducing the Incidence of Permanent Hypoparathyroidism Following Total Thyroidectomy for Thyroid Cancer.

March 7th, 2017

Butterfly Thyroid Cancer Trust is delighted to be supporting this exciting research project: Near Infrared Autofluorescence of the Parathyroid Glands: A Novel Method for Reducing the Incidence of Permanent Hypoparathyroidism Following Total Thyroidectomy for Thyroid Cancer. Aimee N. di Marco, Neil S. Tolley, F. Fausto Palazzo A low level of calcium in the blood (‘hypocalcaemia’) […]

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Kate Farnelll MBE, Dr Kate Newbold and Mr Saba Balasubramanian discuss the “Over Diagnosis of Thyroid Cancer ‘ with Dr Mark Porter on BBC Radio Fours’s Inside Health.

March 3rd, 2017

Kate Farnelll MBE, Dr Kate Newbold and Mr Saba Balasubramanian discuss the “Over Diagnosis of Thyroid Cancer ‘ with Dr Mark Porter on BBC Radio Fours’s Inside Health. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b019dl1b

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Consultant Clinical Psychologist Kate Kendell speaks about the psychological effect of Thyroid Cancer.

February 22nd, 2017

Consultant Clinical Psychologist Kate Kendell speaks about the psychological effect of Thyroid Cancer.  

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Watch Dr Kate Newbold presentation on the Updates on Treatment for Advanced Thyroid Cancer at the BTCT Patient / Doctor Forum December 2016 .

January 12th, 2017

Watch Dr Kate Newbold presentation on the Updates on Treatment for Advanced Thyroid Cancer at the BTCT Patient / Doctor Forum December 2016 .  

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Watch the results of the 2016 UK Patients RAI Survey

January 9th, 2017

Watch the results of the 2016 UK Patients RAI Survey

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Butterfly Wins At The BMA Patients Information Awards

September 19th, 2016

Delighted to announce that our DVD Thyroid Cancer Uncovered received ‘ Highly Commended’ at the BMA Patients Information Awards September 2016 !!!!  

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Butterfly is hosting the first ever doctor/patient thyroid cancer forum

June 20th, 2016

Butterfly is hosting the first ever doctor/patient thyroid cancer forum. Join us on 5th December 2016 at The Royal Society of Medicine, Wimpole street, London. Click here for further information

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Butterfly were delighted to receive a kind invitation to attend the annual meeting of BAETS

May 9th, 2016

Kate Farnell and Rachel Newton attended the lectures and manned to BTCT stand. We were very busy,new contacts were made which means that more newly diagnosed patients will receive our DVD and TSH suppression cards. You can view the excellent programme here Rachel and Kate are joined by Helen ( TCSGW) on the BTCT stand […]

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Cancer 52 project ‘Speaking up for Patients”

May 9th, 2016

Our CEO Kate Farnell was delighted to be involved and to contribute to Cancer 52’s project ‘Speaking up for Patients” Jane Lyons CEO of Cancer 52 says: While there is no gold standard for patient and patient group involvement in HTA, Cancer52 believes that all parties, including patient organisations – need to share experience learn […]

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