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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;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  October, 2016

 

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval & Barbara Cegaske