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

wikipedia - 18 Sep 2016
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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Jase Graves: Of asparagus, Emily Dickinson, moose and media

Shreveport Times - 22 Oct 2017
At Robert Frost's home, since rampaging moose and killer boulders aren't terrifying enough, the museum director engaged us in a sparkling and educational chat about ticks and Lyme disease. She even showed us some tick specimens in a jar on display ...
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The eyelids have it: Diagnosing disease by examining blinking

The Jerusalem Post - 15 Oct 2017
“These movements can point not only to eye diseases but also to neurological diseases, such as Parkinson's disease and autoimmune diseases such as Graves' disease [hyperthyroidism]. At the request of Dr. Daniel Brisko, chief of ophthalmology at Emek, ...
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Alabaster non-profit prepares for grand opening

Shelby County Reporter - 19 Oct 2017
Tice said some examples of autoimmune diseases include Vitiligo, Myositis Narcolepsy, Type 1 Diabetes, Sarcoidosis, Crohn's Disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Graves' Disease, Psoriasis, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lupus, Multiple Sclerosis, PANDAS, ...
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Enumclaw Woman Raising Awareness About Rare Autoimmune Disease

Patch.com - 29 Sep 2017
It began 22 years ago when she started exhibiting symptoms like slurred speech and trouble walking. Within two years, she was diagnosed with lupus and Graves' disease, a thyroid condition. She was treated for both those diseases, which may have masked ...
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I bought a gun. Then the fake news started.

Washington Post - 20 Oct 2017
Another touted a “whistle blower” who disclosed that Clinton had Parkinson's disease. Another “news” report alleged she hid a colostomy bag underneath the long tunics she regularly wore on the campaign trail. Meanwhile, Donald Trump was all over it, ...
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Why Your Thyroid Is So Important, and How You Can Support It

Care2.com - 30 Sep 2017
A less common autoimmune condition is Graves' disease, the result of an overactive thyroid — and its outcomes can be serious. I was diagnosed with this and was on the verge of liver failure before I got my symptoms under control. (Other long-term ...
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Cancer, thyroid problems plague Wolverine dump neighbors

MLive.com - 01 Oct 2017
Wynn-Stelt has been diagnosed with two thyroid disorders: hypothyroidism and Graves' Disease. She's also experienced gout and reproductive issues. Ryfiak's 3-year-old son has an enlarged lymph node on his neck, a thyroid cancer symptom. His ex-wife ...
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Why the puffy eyes?

Pune Mirror - 26 Sep 2017
Dr Monica Goel, consultant physician, PD Hinduja Hospital says, 'Graves' disease, also known as thyroid eye disease, can cause eye discomfort, protruding eye balls, and vision changes. With the swelling of the eyes, a patient can experience photophobia ...
graves' disease

Ind. runner loses one parent, then the other ― and finds two moms

USA TODAY High School Sports - 11 Oct 2017
She suffered from multiple sclerosis and Graves' disease, and medication played tricks on her mind. Normally so upbeat and delightful, she'd get muddled and not recognize her kids. One time she chased an imaginary rabbit with a broom. Another time she ...
graves' disease

Graves' disease and nutrition recommendations

Michigan State University Extension - 07 Sep 2017
Graves' disease is an autoimmune disease. What happens to your body when you have this disease is that your immune system produces antibodies that stimulate the thyroid gland, making it produce more thyroid hormones than what your body needs.
graves' disease

Retired parents battle to cope with daughter's medical expenses

Highway Mail - 05 Oct 2017
She was born with thyroid disease, she later discovered that she had Graves disease in 2003 and now suffers with Myastenia gravis. Melissa matriculated from Treverton College and pursued her tertiary education in veterinary nursing in Pretoria. She had ...

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