‘Bachelor’ Joey Graziade reveals Gilbert syndrome causes yellow eyes

The newest season of ABC's “The Bachelor” stars Joey Graziadei.

Joey Graziadei finally put an end to the mystery that left many fans puzzled as to why his eyes are yellow.

“The Bachelor” Season 28 star revealed that he has Gilbert syndrome, a harmless liver condition that can impact eye color. In an Instagram video uploaded Thursday, he explained that he was diagnosed in high school after being sick for over a week. Blood work, several doctor visits and a liver ultrasound led to his diagnosis.

“At the end of the day I am told that I am healthy. It is something that affects the whites of my eyes. It makes it have those jaundice levels, which is why they look a little bit more yellow,” Graziadei said. “It’s something I want to pay attention to more going into this year. I want to get my health right.

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