How Do You Find Normalcy with a Chronically Sick Child? When Does Life With a Periodic Fever Syndrome Become Normal?

Having a chronically sick child means your world gets turned upside down and inside out. You no longer get to live the normal life you once had or imagined for your child and your family. Routines change, friends may change, … Continue reading

What are Undifferentiated Autoinflammatory Diseases?

In the last 30 years, great advancements have been made in understanding how the innate immune system works and in identifying diseases that occur when there’s a malfunction in the innate immune system. In this time, the genes involved in … Continue reading

My Child, or I Keep Getting Fevers. What Do I Do?

If you or your child keeps getting fevers, there could be several causes. These can include periodic fever syndromes, recurrent infection, immunodeficiency syndromes, or autoimmune diseases. The periodic fever syndromes, also known as autoinflammatory diseases will be discussed here. It … Continue reading