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Graves' Disease Segment on The Balancing Act airing on Lifetime Television®!

March 9, 2015

***Update:  Please click here to watch the segment!***

Don’t miss The Balancing Act airing on Lifetime Television® on March 12th & March 19th at 7:30 a.m. for a special segment on Graves' disease!  The program will feature GDATF Director Dr. Nicole McDonald sharing her daughter's journey with Graves' disease as well as Dr. Mark Lupo from the Thyroid & Endocrine Center of Florida.  Please check your local listings for additional information.

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  • Graves' Disease Segment on The Balancing Act airing on Lifetime Television┬«!

    March 9, 2015

    ***Update:  Please click here to watch the segment!***

    Don’t miss The Balancing Act airing on Lifetime Television® on March 12th & March 19th at 7:30 a.m. for a special segment on Graves' disease!  The program will feature GDATF Director Dr. Nicole McDonald sharing her daughter's journey with Graves' disease as well as Dr. Mark Lupo from the Thyroid & Endocrine Center of Florida.  Please check your local listings for additional information.

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  • TED Care Program from University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center!

    Feb. 18, 2015

    University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center has rolled out a new TED Care program, which will help thyroid eye disease patients with financial need pay for treatment! Please click here for additional detail on the program as well as contact information for enrolling.

    This new program was made possible by an anonymous donation of $1.5 million from a UM patient. The program is also funded by the Bell Charitable Foundation, long-time supporters of the ...

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  • Kids and Graves' Disease

    Jan. 21, 2015

    Did you miss our Nov. 22nd seminar on children and Graves' disease presented by the GDATF & The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia?  Video footage is now available online!

    Please click here to view the entire program.  You can also select a specific segment in the menu on the right-hand corner of the screen:

    Dr. N. Scott Adzick - "The Surgical Approach for the Pediatric Graves' Disease Patient"
    Dr. Andrew Bauer - "Medical Management of Graves' Disease in ...

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