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I grew up in an South East coast community and had many years on the beach.   Once I moved away I had several years of frequent tanning bed use.   In your MedHelp forums history have you seen anyone comment on the use of tanning beds/sun exposure and the possible connection to thyroid cancers and/or other thyroid disorders?    What are your thoughts?  Brief medical history:  I was diagnosed with ThyCa (Papillary) in 2007 with TT in June 07 and I-131 dose in Aug. 07.  Currently taking .150mcg Synthroid with no major issues other than sporatic memory laspes and dry hair.
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