Dysautonomia Foundation Videos

The Dysautonomia Foundation has produced a variety of informational videos that will help you better understand FD, it's challenges and the work that is being done to benefit the FD community and all people at risk of carrying the FD gene. Our videos are also available on our YouTube channel; please share them with your friends and family.

 

   
mqdefault.jpg FD Treatment - The Center of Progress
Doctors and researchers describe their ongoing efforts to develop the best possible medical care and clinical research for people with familial dysautonomia.
Length: 8 minutes - Format: YouTube
mqdefault2.jpg Everyday Extraordinary (extended) - Help and Hope
Parents, doctors and researchers join the remarkable people with FD featured in our Everyday Extraordinary video, and give an even greater perspective on the awesome challenges and incredible attitudes found within the FD community.
Length: 9 minutes - Format: YouTube
fd.JPG Everyday Extraordinary - Amazing, Inspiring, Courageous
People living with familial dysautonomia (FD) are truly extraordinary. From the challenges they face to the remarkable attitudes they embrace, their stories are inspiring and heartwarming.
Length: 7 minutes - Format: YouTube
AxelrodF.jpg Tribute to Dr. Axelrod - 40 Years of Care, Compassion and Dedication
In gratitude and recognition of Dr. Axelrod's remarkable 40 years of service to the FD community, the Dysautonomia Foundation produced a tribute video that was first shown at our Blue Genes event in October 2010. The video features interviews with people with FD and parents of people with FD.
Length: 7 minutes - Format: YouTube
1in27.JPG Get Tested For FD - Carrier Screening
Are you at risk for carrying the FD gene? Should you have a simple test and find out? You can avoid having a child with this devastating neurological disease. Watch this video and learn more.
Length: 2 minutes - Format: Flash 
shortvid.jpg   FD and Foundation Overview - Short Version
Meet some extraordinary people with FD, their parents and some of the people, doctors and researchers who are working to help improve the quality of life for all people with FD. 
Length: 5 minutes - Format: Flash 
fd.JPG   FD and Foundation Overview - Long Version 
A more in-depth version of the video above. Meet some extraordinary people with FD, their parents and some of the people, doctors and researchers who are working to help improve the quality of life for all people with FD. 
Length: 13 minutes - Format: Flash 
facesofFD.jpg   Faces and Voices of FD - People with FD 2009 
Meet children, young adults and adults with FD.
Length: 3 minutes - Format: Flash. 
parents.jpg   FD Parents - FD Parents 2009 
Meet parents of children, young adults and adults with FD.
Length: 4 minutes - Format: Flash. 
doctors.jpg   FD Doctors and Researchers - FD Doctors 2009 
Meet doctors and researchers from the FD Center in New York.
Length: 6 minutes - Format: Flash. 

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Always Rising Above

Incredible teenagers and adults with FD tell us what it's like to face the challenge of living with familial dysautonomia. 

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