Watch Dr. Sue Swedo’s presentation on the subset of individuals experiencing Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder symptoms and are affected by PANDAS and PANS.

PANDAS, is an abbreviation for Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections. The term is used to describe a subset of children and adolescents who have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and/or tic disorders, and in whom symptoms worsen following strep. infections such as “Strep throat” and Scarlet Fever.

PANS is a newer term used to describe the larger class of acute-onset OCD cases. PANS stands for Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome and includes all cases of abrupt onset OCD, not just those associated with streptococcal infections.

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Fragile X and ASD

October 22nd, 2019|Genetics, Webinar|

When associated with FXS, autism is caused by the genetic change or mutation in the Fragile X gene—the most common genetic cause of autism. Tune in to learn about

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PANS/PANDAS

September 7th, 2018|Health, Immune Issues, Parenting, Webinar|

Free certificates of attendance are available upon successful completion of a brief knowledge quiz at: https://www.classmarker.com/online-te… Watch Dr. Sue Swedo’s presentation on the subset of individuals experiencing Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder symptoms and are

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Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome

February 14th, 2018|Health, Immune Issues, Webinar|

No continuing education credits are offered but free certificates of participation are available upon completion of a brief knowledge quiz at: https://www.classmarker.com/online-test/start/?quiz=gm45a82012072ae7 Published: 02/14/2018 Nancy O’Hara, M.D. is a board-certified pediatrician.

PANDAS in ASD

September 20th, 2017|Health, Webinar|

Free certificates of participation are available upon completion of a brief knowledge quiz at: https://www.classmarker.com/online-test/start/?quiz=j7t59c0738e1f875 Published: 09/20/2017 Nancy O’Hara, M.D. is a board-certified pediatrician. Prior to her medical career she taught children