HB 1116 Designates May 7th as "ROHHAD Awareness Day" in Missouri
Sponsor: Libla
LR Number: 2450H.01T Fiscal Notes
Committee: General Laws and Pensions
Last Action: 7/2/2015 - Signed by Governor Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2015
House Handler: Rehder

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HB 1116 - This act designates May 7th of every year as "ROHHAD Awareness Day" in Missouri. Rapid-onset obesity with hypothalamic dysfunction, hypoventilation and autonomic dysregulation (ROHHAD) presenting in childhood is a rare syndrome characterized by rapid-onset obesity in the first ten years of life, impairment of the autonomic nervous system, and later onset of reduced lung function.