"Thyroid cancer is a rare type of cancer that affects the thyroid gland, a small gland at the base of the neck that produces hormones.
It's most common in people in their 30s and those over the age of 60. Women are 2 to 3 times more likely to develop it than men." (NHS.UK)
Papillary carcinoma, follicular carcinoma, medullary thyroid carcinoma and anaplastic thyroid carcinoma.
For more information on thyroid cancer please visit nhs.uk
September is thyroid cancer awareness month. So we are reminding everyone of this crucial message.
CHECK YOUR NECK REGULARLY for any lump and see your doctor if it lasts longer than two weeks, especially if not associated with a cough or cold.