TIME to Decide What Is Right for You

TIME is a program developed to improve patient understanding of thyroid cancer treatment options, and to help you decide what’s right for you.


TIME Educational Resources

The following materials have been developed to help you have a productive conversation about treatment options with your doctor:

Thyroid Cancer Treatment Road map

Download   An at-a-glance infographic explaining thyroid cancer diagnosis and treatment options.

Radioactive Iodine (Iodine-131): What to Expect

Download   A guide for patients on considerations before, during, and after treatment. 

 Radioactive Iodine (Iodine-131): Fact vs Fiction

 Download   A useful list dispelling common misconceptions patients may have about Iodine-131. 

 Informed Consent Guide

 Download   A review of some important points for patients to consider before making treatment decisions with their doctors.

Radioctive Iodine (Iodine-131) Video

View video   Highlights how and why radioactive iodine (Iodine-131) is used. Includes commentary from the perspective of physicians, and patients who have received I-131 therapy.

Other Educational Resources

For thyroid cancer support groups, educational events, videos, education materials, and more patients’ resources, visit:


Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns about the management of your thyroid cancer.