Mystery Illness at a High School

A mystery illness that is leaving them susceptible to twitches and spasms suffer more than a dozen teens at a high school in upstate New York. Thera Sanchez started showing symptoms when she woke up from a nap.

Thera said, “It’s very heartbreaking to me to be honest, knowing that right now I can’t do what I love”. Chelsey Dumars was stricken suddenly while in school.

Thera said, “I couldn’t stop stuttering. And then throughout the day, I got worse, and I started twitching and everything.” The debilitating condition has completely changed the lives of many young people in the Genesee County town, reports CBS 2′s Maurice Dubois. Once vital, active teens have been left exhausted and in pain.

Dumars said “I hate when it happens because my body is sore. Sometimes it gets me to the point where I want to cry from twitching so much”.
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