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If You Have Bumps on Your Neck, Here's What It Could Mean

Reader's Digest - 18 Oct 2018
Graves' disease is an autoimmune condition marked by the overproduction of thyroid hormones (hyperthyroidism) and may cause an enlarged thyroid. An underactive thyroid may also lead to an enlarged thyroid gland. Both conditions come with symptoms: ...
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Focus on Eyes: Thyroid dysfunction affects the eyes

Florida Today - 25 Sep 2018
Hyperthyroidism occurs when the thyroid gland produces excessive amounts of thyroid hormones; the most common cause is the autoimmune disorder known as Graves' disease. On the other hand, hypothyroidism involves lower than normal production of ...
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National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2018

Hanford Sentinel - 19 Oct 2018
Some of the recognized disabilities which impact federal employees include aging, amputation, anxiety disorder, back impairment, blindness, cancer, chronic pain, deafness, Graves' disease, food allergy, migraines, multiple sclerosis, migraines and ...
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What to know about common thyroid disorders

Medical News Today - 27 Sep 2018
Hyperthyroidism is most often due to an autoimmune problem called Graves' disease that causes the whole thyroid gland to make too much thyroid hormone. It is not clear why people develop Graves' disease, although researchers believe that genetics plays ...
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Years of Thyroid Monitoring Needed After MS Drug Alemtuzumab

Medscape - 26 Sep 2018
Treatment with the multiple sclerosis (MS) drug alemtuzumab (Lemtrada, Genzyme/Sanofi) is associated with thyroid dysfunction and an increased risk of Graves disease that may have onset later than previously thought and therefore could require ...
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Everything you need to know about thyroid gland removal

Medical News Today - 17 Oct 2018
A person may undergo the procedure if they have nodules or goiters on their thyroid, toxic nodules, Graves' disease, or thyroid cancer. The risk of complications is low, but a person may need to take thyroid hormone replacement medication for the rest ...
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10 causes of unexplained weight loss

tophealthjournal.com - 20 Oct 2018
It is also known as Graves' disease, hyperthyroidism is a type of autoimmune disease. These hormones control different functions in your body, including metabolism. An overactive thyroid can cause the burning of calories quickly even if you have a good ...
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'Vampire Burial' Reveals Efforts to Prevent Child's Return from Grave

UANews (press release) - 13 Oct 2018
The discovery of a 10-year-old's body at an ancient Roman site in Italy suggests measures were taken to prevent the child, possibly infected with malaria, from rising from the dead and spreading disease to the living. The skeletal remains, uncovered by ...
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Indonesia mulls leaving quake-flattened villages as mass graves

Yahoo News - 06 Oct 2018
While the World Health Organization says there is no evidence to suggest bodies in such disaster situations could spark an epidemic, it has warned that those handling corpses are at a risk of contracting diseases like tuberculosis, cholera, and ...

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