Have you used a home testing kit for a medical diagnosis?

COVID-19 RATs are an example of these types of tests but we are interested in the many others on the market.

The University of Wollongong is conducting a small study about them and we'd like to hear from you if you have used one or considered using one.

Simply complete a short survey at:

From here, we may invite you to take part in a paid interview.

For more information, contact Dr Patti Shih: pshih@uow.edu.au

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1. Are any thyroid diseases hereditary?
Yes, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and Graves’ disease may run in families.

2. Are thyroid diseases more common in men or women?
Yes, hypothyroidism is 10 times more common in women.

3. How often is pregnancy complicated by a thyroid problem?
Thyroid problems complicate 5% to 9% of all pregnancies.

Last Review Date: May 26, 2023