Services
Health Information
Donate / Volunteer
Our Hospitals & Clinics
Career Opportunities
About Us
Quality & Safety
Schools & Education



Home    For Our Community    HealthSense    Podcasts    Thyroid cancer is very treatable if found early
Thyroid cancer is very treatable if found early

The thyroid is a small gland at the front of the neck, just above the breast bone, that does an important job. It produces horomones that regulate heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature and weight. Cells in the thyroid can become cancerous, and thyroid cancer often has no symptoms. Dr. JonBen Svoboda explains.

Related Topics


Email to a friend    Printer Friendly Page
Bookmark and Share


CoxHealth, Springfield, Missouri | (417) 269-3000
Ranked one of Missouri's Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report
Copyright © 2016 CoxHealth. All rights reserved.