Alternating Hemiplegia is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects children. A characteristic symptom of the disorder is repetitive episodes of paralysis on one side or both sides of the body. The paralysis can be short-lived for a few hours or long-lasting for several days. Learn more about the disorder from Rajamani Selvam in this new infographic. For more information, please visit Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood Foundation (AHCF) and NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
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— Written and Illustrated by Rajamani Selvam.