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Graves' disease is an autoimmune disease in which the patient's own immune system attacks the thyroid gland, causing it to produce too much thyroid hormones.

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I've lost enough hair from this disease to start my own wig business, SO TRUE!!

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My Autoimmune Journey: I Could Have Saved My Thyroid If I Knew Then What I Know Now

When I was diagnosed with Graves’ disease, I didn’t think I had any other choices beyond medicine. Had I known food could help heal my autoimmune symptoms, I might still have my thyroid today.

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A very helpful page out of Suzy Cohen's book "Thyroid Healthy", concerning thyroid testing. If you are dealing with hypothyroidism this is a great book to have and read.

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