Lily before treatment and after Our daughter, Lily woke up one morning in January with what we thought was a typical stomach bug. But something was different. Our girl was different. Something happened. It was anything but typical. Little did we know, our life was about to spin out of

I​ ​had​ ​what​ ​most​ ​people​ ​would​ ​call​ ​a​ ​”normal​ ​childhood.”​ ​I​ ​grew​ ​up​ ​in​ ​a​ ​nice,​ ​clean​ ​house​ ​in​ ​Charlotte,​ ​North Carolina​ ​with​ ​two​ ​loving​ ​parents​ ​that​ ​were​ ​part​ ​of​ ​a​ ​large​ ​family.​ ​I​ ​was​ ​well-liked​ ​by​ ​children​ ​and​ ​adults​ ​alike​ ​(or so​ ​I​ ​was​ ​told).​ ​All​ ​I​ ​wanted​ ​was​

My son, Grayson, was diagnosed with PANDAS in January of 2017 while we were living in Raleigh, NC. Our journey to the diagnosis was short and surprising. He was a very healthy, active, and easy going five year old and overnight developed a behavior that seemed a lot like an