Childhood Inflammatory Brain Disease (IBD) Is an umbrella term that is increasingly being used to describe primary and secondary inflammatory disorders of the brain. IBD is a leading cause of devastating neuropsychiatric syndromes in previously healthy children.
What do public health experts tell us about the prevention and treatment of this serious infection?
Can the symptoms and signs of nervous system infection caused by Lyme disease be prevented in experimental animals by immune modulation?
Families of children with PANDAS will be interested to know that this disorder is a likely product of the interactions of the human microbiome and infection. In keeping with the dynamic relation of infection, immunity and inflammation contained in I-Cubed, illness arises when protective immunity becomes the source of autoimmunity, conditioned by environmental and genetic factors.