Scientists at the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), in Lyons, France are saying that a huge percentage of thyroid cancer cases are in fact “over-diagnosis”.

All eyes are on Canada; oncologist, surgeons, scientists around the world are watching based on the results of a new study published in International Oncology based on the work of doctors at the University of Alberta.

It is well know that breast cancer is the number one most diagnosed cancer in women, but it is not as well known that millions of women are afflicted with thyroid disorders.

The European Commission has begun financially supporting an innovation action in conjunction with Photonics Public-Private Partnership. The partnership is expected to greatly change the way thyroid cancer in terms of diagnosis and treatment.