Laufey Ýr Sigurdardottir

Dr Laufey Yr Sigurdardottir was interviewed by AHCIM in July 2014

“You have to have faith in yourself (as a neurologist) and you have to listen to the parents”

The purpose of AHC International Library is to collect information about AHC and related disorders and make them visible for everyone.

Doctors, researchers and family can share information on this media and together we can help each other get closer to the goal of having an effective treatment for AHC.

Sunna and Ýr
Sunna and Ýr

AHCIM will continue to interview interested parties that have information on AHC or related disorders to share .

Sunna Valdís by AHC Association of Iceland

Published on Dec 6, 2012
Sunna Valdis was born in February 2006 and suffers from Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood (AHC) AHC is a very rare disease that causes hemiplegia (paralyzes) on one or both sides of the body. There are other complications like Dystonia and Seizures that often accompany AHC. It is considered that 1 in every million can be affected by AHC.
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