Graves' disease, also known as toxic diffuse goiter, is an autoimmune disease
that affects the ..... The president's wife Barbara Bush also developed the disease
about the same time, which i...
George and Barbara Bush have given an overactive thyroid a certain cachet. In
the public mind, Graves' disease is now seen as a “good-news” ailment, not at all
Mar 31, 2010 ... Former first lady Barbara Bush was released from a Houston hospital today after
doctors diagnosed her with a "mild relapse" of a rare thyroid ...
The question has been pertinent ever since President Bush was found to have
Graves' disease, a disorder that causes the thyroid to produce excess hormone.
As a high school senior Bush almost died from a staphylococcal infection in his
right .... The Bush dog, Millie, came down with Graves disease, too 10, although ...
May 10, 1991 ... President Bush is suffering from Graves' disease, a common and treatable thyroid
condition that is not life-threatening, his physicians ...
May 28, 1991 ... A medical mystery is still unfolding at the White House.President Bush, like his
wife, Barbara, has received a diagnosis of Graves` disease, ...
Jan 29, 1990 ... Now Barbara Bush is shedding light on a more obscure disease. ... Named after
Robert Graves, a 19th-century Irish physician credited with first ...
May 10, 1991 ... President Bush's doctors announced yesterday that he has Graves' disease, the
same thyroid disorder that has affected his wife since 1989.
Dec 16, 2003 ... Graves eye disease (ophthalmopathy, thyroid associated orbitopathy) came to
national attention when First Lady Barbara Bush developed ...