Which celebrities have Graves disease?
- Former President George H.W.
- Olympic medalist Gail Devers almost had to abandon her athletic career due to Graves’ disease.
- Singer Toni Childs is in remission from Graves’ disease.
Do eyes go back to normal with Graves disease? Graves’ eye disease is often mild and may go away on its own. It doesn’t usually cause vision loss, but it may cause double vision and other symptoms. Treatments can help with these symptoms.
Does stress cause Graves disease? Some studies show that stress is linked to autoimmune diseases in general, such as Graves’ disease and Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.
Does everyone with Graves get bulging eyes? Graves’ ophthalmopathy signs and symptoms include bulging eyes, redness and retracting eyelids. About 30% of people with Graves’ disease show some signs and symptoms of Graves’ ophthalmopathy.