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The University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center in Ann Arbor, MI is hosting a patient education workshop and picnic in conjunction with the Greater Than Graves' ride! The event will take place at Kellogg Eye Center on Saturday, June 9th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Topics will include: "Managing Your Thyroid" and "Strategies for Improving Life with Eye Disease" -- plus a special guest appearance from the 2012 Greater Than Graves' team!
The event is FREE, but advance registration is required. Please click here for additional details.
For our friends in Southern California: the Graves' Disease and Thyroid Foundation will be hosting a booth at the San Diego Healthy Living Expo, presented by the National Psoriasis Foundation on Saturday, June 2nd from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.. Advance tickets for the event are $5; admission includes autoimmune educational seminars, yoga classes and cooking demonstrations. If you are in the area, please stop by and say hello!
Kaitlin Inglesby, starting pitcher for the University of Washington softball team, has battled a hearing disorder, a Graves’ disease diagnosis, and a devastating sports injury – but she hasn’t missed a step! Click here to watch “Determined – the Kaitlin Inglesby Story.”
The 2012 Greater Than Graves' kickoff made the news on WBZ Boston! The team dipped their bicycles in the Atlantic ocean on May 26th -- and won't stop until they reach the Pacific on July 31st. View the newscast or donate to support the ride.
The University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center will host a special Patient Education Workshop and Patient Appreciation Picnic when the ride passes through Ann Arbor on June 9th.
Interested in forming a team on the GTG Crowdrise site to promote the "Greater Than Graves'" project? Call or e-mail with your team name (877-643-3123, x101 or email@example.com), and we'll get you started!
Did you know that Friday, May 25th is celebrated internationally as World Thyroid Day? Established in 2008, the five major goals of World Thyroid Day are to: