Tom Cullerton wants to promote PANDAS
May 9, 2017 2:47 PM -
SPRINGFIELD- State Senator Tom Cullerton (D-Villa Park) is continuing his work to raise awareness for Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated with Streptococcal Infections (PANDAS) in Illinois by designate October 9 of 2017 and 2018 as PANS, PANDAS and PITAND Awareness Day in the State of Illinois. "Education is essential to early diagnosis of PANDAS," said Cullerton. "No one wants to see children suffer. The faster we diagnose children affected by PANDAS, the quicker we can begin treatment."