The goal of this site is to translate scientific research on Graves' Disease into a form that non-scientists can understand and use to inform their decisions.
I am NOT a doctor and I have NO medical training. See your doctor for any and all questions you might have about GD and GD treatments.
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Monthly Archives: January 2011
Summary This study looked at three common treatments for Graves’ disease (medication, surgery, and radioactive iodine) and their effect on the underlying cause of Graves’ (an autoimmune reaction). This study was set up in one of the best ways to … Continue reading →
Summary Earlier, I posted about the beginning of this article. Now I’m finishing it up. This section talks about “antithyroid drugs of second choice”. These are drugs that don’t exactly “fix” the problem, but relieve some of the symptoms. Potassium … Continue reading →
Summary This paper, published in February 2010, is a review of what is known about the drugs used to treat Graves’ Disease. No new research was done in this article, but it’s a nice synthesis of the earlier literature. This … Continue reading →