Are lupus& Grave's disease related?

Answer On One Hand: Both Are Autoimmune DisordersBoth lupus and Grave's disease are autoimmune disorders, according to the Mayo Clinic. This means that, in both conditions, the immune system is attacking ... Read More »

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How to Treat Graves' Disease?

Graves' disease is rarely life threatening. It occurs in men and women of all ages, but it is more common in women age 20 and older. The condition is the most common form of hyperthyroidism, and it... Read More »

How to Recognize the Signs of Graves' Disease?

Graves' disease, an autoimmune disease, is a type of hyperthyroidism. The disease causes the immune system to mistake the thyroid gland for a foreign body, like bacteria, and attacks it. The thyroi... Read More »

Scholarships for Graves' Disease or Chiari Malformation #1?

Check the American Syringomyelia Alliance Project website ( and then search for the Bobby Jones Scholarship. This is for people with Chiari or Syringomyelia, or both. You may have to b... Read More »

How to Support a Family Member Who Has Graves' Disease?

There seems to be a genetic connection to Graves' disease, which occurs when the thyroid becomes hyperactive. This causes the gland to overproduce hormones that lead to a wide range of possible Gra... Read More »