Missy Elliott Has Revealed Graves Disease

Posted by Zotta Rendevouz


Hip-hop / R & B star Missy Elliott has revealed she is suffering from Graves disease, explains his long absence from public view and the delay between albums.

Arnette Melissa "Missy" Elliott, who is 39 years old, has battled the disease of Graves' over the past three years. He said he realized he had a problem while driving, when he lost his muscles. Elliott continued to suffer from other symptoms, such as hair loss and mood swings. disease that affects the autoimmune system and the thyroid gland may be severe, but what really works?

Graves' disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism in children and adolescents and usually occurs in early adolescence. It has a strong hereditary component, up to 2% of the female population, and are between five and ten times more common in women than in men. Graves' disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism severe, accompanied by several clinical signs and symptoms and laboratory abnormalities compared with milder forms of hyperthyroidism. Approximately 25-30% of people with Graves 'disease will also suffer from Graves' ophthalmopathy (a projection on one or both eyes) caused by inflammation of the muscles of the eye by attacking autoantibodies.