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Graves' disease, also known as toxic diffuse goiter, is ...

wikipedia - 23 Feb 2018
Graves' disease, also known as toxic diffuse goiter, is an autoimmune disease that affects the thyroid. It frequently results in and is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism. It also often results in an enlarged thyroid. Signs and symptoms of hyperthyroidism may include irritability, muscle weakness, sleeping problems, a fast heartbeat, poor tolerance of heat, diarrhea, and weight loss. Other symptoms may include thickening of the skin on the shins, known as pretibial myxedema, and eye bulg
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Wendy Williams has Graves disease. What is it? - 23 Feb 2018
Named after Robert Graves, (the first physician to describe this type of hyperthyroidism), this disease can also have a devastating impact on the eyes, which Williams alluded to in her reveal. This is a common effect of Graves, because, as Dr. Smith ...
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Wendy Williams announces show hiatus due to Graves' disease

CNN - 21 Feb 2018
(CNN) Talk show host Wendy Williams told viewers on Wednesday that she was taking times off due to her battle with Graves' disease. The host of "The Wendy Williams Show" made the announcement during her syndicated show, saying she will take three weeks ...
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How to recognize the signs of Graves' disease

KPRC Click2Houston - 06 Mar 2018
According to Houston Thyroid & Endocrine specialists, Graves' disease can be caused by: gender (most common in females), genetics and smoking. Hadnott tries to treat with exercise and diet alone but there are medications to manage the illness, and ...
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Wendy Williams Has It… So What Is Graves' Disease?

Healthline - 02 Mar 2018
If you have another autoimmune disease, such as type 1 diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis, you're more likely to get Graves' disease. The condition is often triggered by a stressful event, such as giving birth or having a serious infection. “Having one ...
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7 celebs with rare diseases

Health24 - 19 Mar 2018
A rare disease is any disease that affects a small percentage of a population. While you might have not heard of these lesser known diseases, these stars are using their voices to raise awareness and lessen the stigma for those fighting these ...
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What is Graves' disease and what are the symptoms? - 27 Feb 2018
Most people with Graves' disease will have the typical symptoms of hyperthyroidism: trouble sleeping, a rapid heartbeat, nervousness or irritability, fatigue and muscle weakness, sweating, and often a goitre (swollen thyroid gland). The disease can ...
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Wendy Williams: I will 'snap' if you ask me this question

AOL - 19 Mar 2018
“When I see you in the streets, the grocery store, don't ask me with the woo-woo-woo and the the puppy eyes,” she pleaded during a Monday, March 19, appearance on Good Morning America. “Then I'm going to snap.” As previously reported, the 53-year-old ...
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Wendy Williams announces talk show return - 13 Mar 2018
On Wednesday, 21 February Wendy Williams abruptly ended her talk show, telling viewers she's taking time off to get her existing medicine out of her system before being put on new medication for her hyperthyroidism and Grave's disease. Wochit. Wendy ...
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Wendy Williams Illness Threatens To Jeopardize Her TV Show

New York Show News - 27 Feb 2018
Long known as the hardest working woman in television and after experiencing a number of alarming medical problems, Williams may now have to consider other options for employment. After fainting from exhaustion on the Halloween episode in October 31 ...
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Jerry O'Connell performs with young Irish dancers | - 17 Mar 2018
Jerry O'Connell's acting career has run the gamut over the years, from classic movies like Stand by Me to TV crime procedurals to, last but certainly not least, Kangaroo Jack. But his latest gig has emerged, improbably, as his boldest yet: guest host ...

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