WHEREAS, Dysautonomia is a group of medical conditions that result in a malfunction of the autonomic nervous system, which is responsible for bodily functions such as heart rate, blood pressure, digestion, pupil dilation and temperature control; and
WHEREAS, Dysautonomia impacts people regardless of age, gender, or race; and
WHEREAS, Dysautonomia can be disabling, resulting in social isolation and economic hardship as research into this illness is in its infancy; and
WHEREAS, increased awareness about Dysautonomia will help people get diagnosed faster and treated earlier, and foster support for individuals and families coping with Dysautonomia in our community; and
WHEREAS, Dysautonomia advocates seek to recognize the contributions of the professional medical community, patients and family members who are working to educate our citizenry about Dysautonomia in Nevada;
In Witness Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this day of .