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...
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.
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
May 10, 1991 ... President Bush is suffering from Graves' disease, a common and treatable thyroid
condition that is not life-threatening, his physicians ...
May 29, 1991 ... Baffled by the extraordinary coincidence of both the President and First Lady
developing Graves' disease, experts are analyzing the water ...
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 ...
was diagnosed immediately after the occurrence of atrial fibrillation. Bush had
been feeling increasingly tired over the preceding ...
May 4, 1998 ... In fact, as journalists speculated in the aftermath of the Gulf War, President Bush's
Graves' Disease may have been precipitated by the stresses ...
Dec 16, 2003 ... Graves eye disease (ophthalmopathy, thyroid associated orbitopathy) came to
national attention when First Lady Barbara Bush developed ...
Trying to add to discussion on "Graves Disease of the Eye". Does anyone know
what procedure 1st Lady Barbara Bush had to correct her bulging eye condition ...