Dwarfism

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Name: Dwarfism
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Dwarfism Is Given Unique Perspective Thanks To Jonathan Novick’s Documentary, 'Don't Look Down On Me'

Jonathan Novick is a 22-year-old dwarf who takes viewers on an undercover journey through New York City in his new documentary, “Don’t Look Down On Me.” Throughout his life and on the footage, he captures strangers gawking at, photographing, harassing, ... [Published Medical Daily - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Meet Tiger, the three-year-old German shepherd with Dwarfism... and SMALL man syndrome

| Updated: 05:12 EST, 20 August 2014John Coleman is used to having passers-by stop him on the street in 'little puddles of sentiment' commenting on how cute his 'puppy is', to which he replies, 'Tiger is not a puppy, he is three years old.'Almost approaching ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Tiger is a Three-Year-Old German Shepherd with Dwarfism

Tiger and owner John Coleman. Image by the author.I first met John Coleman on my way home from work. He was standing outside Sydney’s Erskineville train station with two German Shepherds: a large adult with a shiny chestnut coat and a much smaller creature ... [Published VICE - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Seven World Records Held in Illinois

Despite the high unemployment and taxes, Illinois is a pretty cool place to live. In fact, Illinois is home to 67 world record holders, including several of the "World's Largest" objects. Check out seven below:Largest wind chime : The largest wind chime ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Charity night aims to help special causes

AN action-packed charity night will take place in Seaforth with the organiser promising it will offer “something for everyone”.Jamie Somers, who is best known for forming a tribute act to Michael Buble, is hosting the event at The Lathom Social Club and ... [Published Champion - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Man With Dwarfism Wears A Hidden Camera, Reveals Shocking Insensitivity He Faces Everyday

Jonathan Novick is a dwarf; and every day, as he lives his life in New York City, he is gawked at, photographed by strangers, harassed and mocked.Novick, who is 22 and has a type of dwarfism called achondroplasia , says he became so “fed up” with these ... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 14 2014]
Entities: Dwarfism, New York City
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Dwarfism: A Day in the Life

Submitted by:(via Jonathan Novick ) Share on Facebook ... [Published The Daily What - Aug 13 2014]
Entities: Dwarfism
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Aug. 11 - Pure American Pageants

GOOD MORNING DELMARVA - Pure American Pageants wants to announce the newest member of National Royalty, Caitlyn Townsend. She resides in Salisbury, Maryland and is now the National Young Miss Sweetheart 2014.A 12 year old 6th grader diagnosed with Pituitary ... [Published WMDT ABC-47 - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Rogue Legacy tests your limits, but we’ve got some tips to help you get started

Cellar Door Games’  Rogue Legacy is a wonderfully addictive mash-up of roguelike randomness, lo-fi action, and deep, stat-driven RPG stat systems that make for a tantalizing, ever-dangling set of carrots. It is a fun game, but it is not at all  forgiving ... [Published Digital Trends - Aug 02 2014]
Entities: Upgrading, Obol, Dwarfism
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Dwarfism boy 'barred from buses'

A boy with a form of dwarfism says he has been barred from buses five times in a fortnight in a row over his bike.Kain Francis, 17, from Kingstanding, Birmingham, said the bike was a "lifeline" to a social life as he did not have "much stamina" to wa ... [Published BBC - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Why doesn't Mackenzee Wittke age?

4 mins ago in Health.Mackenzee Wittke is a girl who stays young from year to year. In fact her body changes very little in any way. This case is drawing worldwide interest from scientists and the media since her condition stands out even among similar ... [Published Digital Journal - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Hotel in Tunisia Won’t Accept Child With Dwarfism, She Would be a “Burden”

ternationalIn another case of discrimination against people with disabilities, a three-year-old girl with a dwarfism condition was recently turned away from a holiday hotel children’s club as her family looked to vacation there.Eva Moissard suffers from ... [Published LifeNews.com - Jul 16 2014]

Quotes

"The next time you see someone who is different than you, think about what their day might be like," Novick said in the video. "Think about all the events of their life leading up to that point and think about their day — and think about what part of their day you want to be."
...is used to having passers-by stop him on the street in 'little puddles of sentiment' commenting on how cute his 'puppy is', to which he replies, "Tiger is not a puppy, he is three years old."
He said: "I use my bike to get around everywhere... My bike's a lot smaller than any of the other usual bikes."

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Dwarfism Is Given Unique Perspective Thanks To ... [Published Medical Daily - Aug 20 2014]
Meet Tiger, the three-year-old German shepherd ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 20 2014]
Tiger is a Three-Year-Old German Shepherd with ... [Published VICE - Aug 19 2014]
Seven World Records Held in Illinois [Published Huffington Post - Aug 15 2014]
Charity night aims to help special causes [Published Champion - Aug 15 2014]
Man With Dwarfism Wears A Hidden Camera, Reveal... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 14 2014]
Dwarfism: A Day in the Life [Published The Daily What - Aug 13 2014]
Aug. 11 - Pure American Pageants [Published WMDT ABC-47 - Aug 06 2014]
Rogue Legacy tests your limits, but we’ve got s... [Published Digital Trends - Aug 02 2014]
Rogue Legacy review [Published Digital Trends - Aug 01 2014]
Dwarfism boy 'barred from buses' [Published BBC - Jul 24 2014]
Why doesn't Mackenzee Wittke age? [Published Digital Journal - Jul 21 2014]
Hotel in Tunisia Won’t Accept Child With Dwarfi... [Published LifeNews.com - Jul 16 2014]
School to complete 72-mile circuit of 42 Lake D... [Published Westmorland Gazette - May 17 2014]
'Silicon Valley' Episode 3 Recap: Stupid Name, ... [Published Mashable! - Apr 21 2014]
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Dwarfism: A Day in the Life [Published The Daily What - Aug 13 2014]
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'Silicon Valley' Episode 3 Recap: Stupid Name, ... [Published Mashable! - Apr 21 2014]
What's in a name? A lot of drama, apparently. The bulk of Silicon Valley's third episode, "Articles of Incorporation," follows ever-awkward protagonist Richard (Thomas Middleditch) in his dogged pursuit to make "Pied Piper" the official name ...
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