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Rules for Online Communities

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Did you know that the GDATF hosts a moderated Facebook group for patients? The group is closed – which means that group posts and comments can only be viewed by members. In order to join the group, visit our Facebook Page. Select…

Tepezza (teprotumumab-trbw) Receives FDA Approval

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(Originally posted January 21, 2020 and March 1, 2019) BREAKING NEWS: The FDA has approved Tepezza (teprotumumab-trbw) for the treatment of adults with thyroid eye disease. Wiley Chambers, M.D., deputy director…

​Statement from the Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation (GDATF) on the passing of First Lady Barbara Bush and President George H.W. Bush:

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First Lady Barbara Bush (Originally Published on April 18, 2018): The staff and Board members of the Graves’ Disease & Thyroid Foundation (GDATF) would like to extend our condolences to…

Wendy Williams Greeting!

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Talk show host Wendy Williams from The Wendy Williams Show recorded a special greeting to kick off the Graves’ Disease & Thyroid Foundation’s 2018 Patient & Family Conference in San…

American Thyroid Association Releases New Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Hyperthyroidism

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Have you asked your endocrinologist about the American Thyroid Association’s new guidelines for the management of hyperthyroidism? “These ATA guidelines, written by an international and multidisciplinary task force, provide a significant update…

Graves’ Disease Featured on The Balancing Act

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***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!…

Seminar on Children and Graves’ Disease

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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 Hashtag Initiative: #GreaterThanGraves

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It’s time to show the world that you are #GreaterThanGraves with our new Hashtag initiative! Sharing your successes via social media will not only help raise awareness of Graves’ disease, but will…

Greater Than Graves’ 2012!

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On Tuesday, July 31st, the 2012 Greater Than Graves’ team — Riders Elias McQuade, David Britton, and Keating Tufts, along with support driver David Casinghino — crossed the Golden Gate Bridge in…

Greater Than Graves’!

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It started with an idea and a phone call out of the blue – and ended with a 3,200-mile bicycle journey from Alaska to San Francisco to raise awareness and…