What is Nodding Disease / Nodding Syndrome? : www.NoddingSyndrome.org
Nodding disease or nodding syndrome is a recent, little-known, neglected disease which emerged in Sudan in the 1960s. It is a mentally and physically disabling disease that only affects children, typically between the ages of 5 and 15. It is currently restricted to small regions in South Sudan, Tanzania, and northern Uganda.
Keywords: children disease, uganda disease, nodding disease, nodding syndrome, northern uganda neglected disease, south sudan syndrome