ThyCa is the Thyroid Cancer Survivor’s Association, a nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization that provides a database of knowledge on thyroid cancer, as well as offering support groups, events, and opportunities to raise awareness through blackjack guide research or donation. It is designed and maintained by thyroid cancer survivors with the hopes of connecting survivors and health care professionals.
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which is one of 11 agencies that compose the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The NCI, established under the National Cancer Institute Act of 1937, is the Federal Government’s principal agency for cancer research and training. The National Cancer Act of 1971 broadened the scope and responsibilities of the NCI and created the National Cancer Program.