All Graves' Disease Articles

Graves’ Disease Causes
Graves’ disease is an autoimmune disorder that may be caused by genetics. Learn about other Graves’ disease causes.
How to Eat Well When You Have Graves’ Disease
Berries, Dairy, and Protein for Graves’ Disease
There’s no such thing as a Graves’ disease diet, but eating certain foods can help ease Graves’ disease symptoms. Find out what foods you should be—and shouldn’t be—filling your plate with to live well with Graves’ disease.
Graves’ Disease Symptoms
There are multiple symptoms of Graves’ disease—an autoimmune disorder that causes the thyroid gland to over-produce thyroid hormone, which is known as hyperthyroidism. In this article, you’ll read about the most common Graves’ disease symptoms.
Graves’ Disease Treatment
Antithyroid Medications, Radioactive Iodine, and Surgery
Treatment of Graves’ disease may involve anti-thyroid medications, radioactive iodine, and sometimes a partial or total thyroidectomy. The goal of treatment is to bring your overactive thyroid or hyperthyroidism under control.
Graves’ Disease Diagnosis
Tests to Check Thyroid Hormone Levels
In diagnosing Graves’ disease, the doctor will measure the level of different hormones, such as TSH, T3, and T4. Learn what tests you may need to have and what each of the results can tell you about your thyroid condition.
Graves’ Disease Overview
What Is Graves’ Disease?
Graves’ disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism, a disorder that causes the thyroid to produce too much thyroid hormone. Learn the basics of Graves’ disease in this overview article, including common symptoms.