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Continued from page 45 ognize his mother or father. Drury was faced with a difficult situation, either being forced to institutionalize her son or place her other two children in the care of a loved one. After two months of looking for answers, a doctor diagnosed Charlie with PANDAS. Drury and other mothers formed the PANDAS/PANS Advocacy group and came to Cullerton to raise awareness and prevent other families from going through similar situations. Based on the advisory council’s recommen-
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… with bright painted faces! These gals took advantage of the face-painters at Park Palooza to style themselves a new look.
dations further legislation may be introduced. “We will continue to work together to find ways to advance early detection and prevent families like Charlie’s from living months without answers,” said Cullerton. PANDAS is potentially a lifelong disease that is estimated to affect nearly 175,000 children and adolescents in Illinois. It has even been found in adults. Senate Bill 1684 was signed into law on Friday, August 7, 2015 and goes into effect immediately.
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