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President & CEO
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Kimberly Dorris
Executive Director
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Ellen Brightly
Patient Advocate and Administrative Assistant
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Graves' Disease and Thryoid Foundation
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Rancho Santa Fe, CA  92067

Telephone: (877) 643-3123
Toll Free National: 1-877-643-3123
Fax: 877-643-3123 (same as phone number)

Recent News

Recent Forum Posts

  • hypo husband?

    March 26, 2015, 9:13 a.m.

    Hello - Obviously we're not docs here, but if a patient is symptomatic *and* out of range, it seems like the...

  • How long for muscles to heal and rebuild?

    March 26, 2015, 9:08 a.m.

    Hello - When it comes to lab work, *you* are the customer! The lab should run whatever your doctor requests....

  • hypo husband?

    March 26, 2015, 7:59 a.m.

    i have a question,my husband has been taking levo for about 10 years,he has underactive thyroid.4 month ago...

  • Managing stress and diet

    March 26, 2015, 7:38 a.m.

    hi,, that sounds so like me 20 years ago.stomach issues,always tired ect ect.this is what helped...

  • How long for muscles to heal and rebuild?

    March 26, 2015, 7:30 a.m.

    Thanks, Kimberly - like you, I hope others with shifting levels, whether due to dose changes in their ATDs or...

  • Just needed to vent

    March 25, 2015, 6:24 a.m.

    Hi Kimberly, I am finally regaining weight. I was considering scheduling a appointment with my endo, but this...

  • feeling miserable--hypo after RAI

    March 24, 2015, 3:13 p.m.

    Hello! I just saw your post and sure hope you come back. Your story was EERILY similar to mine….the...

  • feeling miserable--hypo after RAI

    March 24, 2015, 1:27 p.m.

    Hello - Thyroid eye disease is a separate issue that tends to run its own course. Hopefully, you are seeing...

  • feeling miserable--hypo after RAI

    March 24, 2015, 9:35 a.m.

    Thank you so much for the advice! I will definitely follow up with my primary for the specifics on the tests....

  • Today I was told I have Graves Disease and feel lost

    March 24, 2015, 9:29 a.m.

    Hello and welcome - I'm sorry you are going through this, but glad that you found us. First, did your doctor...

  • feeling miserable--hypo after RAI

    March 24, 2015, 9:24 a.m.

    @creightonae - Hello and welcome…when you say results are “normal”, is your doc only...

  • How long for muscles to heal and rebuild?

    March 24, 2015, 9:16 a.m.

    Hello - My case was unusual in that my Graves' was caught during routine testing from my primary care doc, so...

  • Managing stress and diet

    March 24, 2015, 6:28 a.m.

    If you try to eat a fatty meal after gallbladder surgery, your body may not be able to digest it well. You...

  • feeling miserable--hypo after RAI

    March 23, 2015, 10:42 p.m.

    Hello All! This is my first time on here and I just want to say I am slightly relieved. I thought I was the...

  • Today I was told I have Graves Disease and feel lost

    March 23, 2015, 9:51 p.m.

    The past week feels like a blur I had blood work and then i get called into the doctors office and get told...

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