Hey, I'm Rayanne!
Thank you for stopping by to learn more about Graves Disease! When I was diagnosed at 21 years old; I discovered that there was very little to read about how my life was going to change, other than trying to dissect important information in-between copy and pasted medical text books online. That’s where the idea to create an all patient written based blog began. Going through all the symptoms of Graves Disease left me with surgical scars and bulgy eyes that I repeatedly got asked about by friends and strangers. That’s when I knew that there needed to be more awareness brought to this disease so that the patients of the future would not have to deal with the hurtful comments I have had to. While I am only in the beginning phases of my ultimate goal; to make “Graves Disease” as well known as the word “Cancer”;
I invite you to view my story from start to finish so I should mention that all posts are automatically uploaded from newest to the oldest being at the end of the blog. If you would like to read my journey from the beginning, please use the 'Navigation Bar' on the left side of this blog to find the first post and read upwards.
Thanks for stopping by and if you have any comments or questions; please feel to e-mail me for a personal reply at firstname.lastname@example.org
A river cuts through a rock, not because of its power, but its persistence.