Today, October 9, 2016 is PANDAS/PANS Awareness Day all over the world. PANDAS stands for Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated with Streptococcus. PANS stands for Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome. When a child becomes ill with PANDAS or PANS, the brain becomes inflamed, unleashing a cascade of seemingly unrelated symptoms that may look like mental illnesses, … More I Speak PANDAS