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WHAT IS PERIODIC PARALYSIS

Periodic Paralysis is a group of disorders whereby patients become weak due to triggers such as rest after exercise or certain foods.These disorders are part of a broader class of disorders called ion channelopathies, in which a genetic defect in a muscle ion channel results in symptoms of episodic stiffness or weakness in response to certain triggers.

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We are pleased to announce the addition of Evelyn Black to the PPA Board in the newly formed position of
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