Spotlight on a Rare and Complex Disease
Imagine yourself hanging out with friends, shopping at the local mall. All of a sudden, for no reason that you are aware of, your legs become so heavy that you can no longer pick them up to take another step. Your friends think you are joking, but you're not.
Or perhaps, picture yourself at a birthday pool party. Surrounded by family excitement, the summer sun, and plenty of junk food, you begin to experience severe dizziness accompanied by debilitating weakness in your entire body. Your family is baffled by your sudden impairment and have no idea why you're being so dramatic or what to do to help.
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