NHS Stop Smoking Services
It is known that smoking increases your chances of getting TED and can also make your symptoms worse. In addition treatment is less effective if you have active TED and smoke. We know it can be difficult to kick the habit.
Charities & Organisations
TED can cause trauma due to visible differences. Changing Faces is a charity that supports and represents people who have conditions or injuries which affect their appearance.
The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is one of the UK’s leading sight loss charities and offers some very useful information and support to people with thyroid eye disease. If you’re struggling with feelings of isolation and need to speak to someone regarding the visual impairment caused by this condition you could contact them.