Dwarfism

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Name: Dwarfism
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Sisters small in stature only

WHEN you live every day with a medical condition that is not fully understood by the public at large, you may become withdrawn and have the feeling of exclusion.But for Bundaberg sisters Alex and Anna Allbon, what they have makes them unique and nothing ... [Published NewsMail - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

‘Tiny’ girl a big hit in school

Avery Webster is the "tiniest of the tiny."But she was a great big deal at her Hamilton Mountain school Monday.The kindergarten student, who is about half the height of her classmates and weighs only about 20 pounds, was the centre of attention as her ... [Published Hamilton Spectator - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Little People group visits local farm market

Sixty people from across Indiana attended a meeting of the Little Hoosier Chapter of Little People of America in Columbus.They met Oct. 11 at Hackman’s Farm Market and Greenhouse.The focus of the day was reflecting on and celebrating Dwarfism Awareness ... [Published Seymour Tribune - Oct 27 2014]
Entities: farm, Dwarfism, Awareness
First reported Oct 25 2014 - Updated Oct 25 2014 - 1 reports

Mum and son stand tall to speak about dwarfism

A mum and her seven-year-old son have spoken to youngsters at a primary school assembly to raise awareness and understanding of dwarfism.Rhonda Cutmore, 39, said she and her son Etienne Kourouma took the initiative to ‘spread a little awareness’ to year ... [Published Sussex Express - Oct 25 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

International Dwarfism Day: Don’t look down at the little people

Little People of Pakist­an member­s talk about what it means to stand tall in shrink­ing public spaces­The organisation, run by and for people with dwarfism, will observe the International Dwarfism Day for the first time in Pakistan on Saturday. PHOTO: ... [Published The Express Tribune - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

World Dwarf Games athlete educates CQ students

ROCKHAMPTON'S Taneya Shannen may be small but she is using her life experience to make a big difference.The 20-year-old has made it her mission to raise the awareness of dwarfism in Central Queensland throughout October, National Dwarfism Awareness Month, ... [Published Central Queensland News - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Close to home:  Dwarfism awareness

The Little People of America organization (LPA) has declared October as National Dwarfism Awareness month in hopes of raising positive awareness and address common misconceptions about dwarfism.It is estimated that dwarfism affects one in 20,000 to 30,000 ... [Published Mille Lacs Messenger - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Groom chooses polling booth before wedding ceremony in Haryana

06:30 pm Chandigarh: Sporting a colourful headgear and accompanied by a marriage party, groom Jaswinder Singh reached the polling booth today first to vote before heading to attend his wedding ceremony.Singh, of Assandh constituency gave preference to ... [Published The Freepress Journal - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Woman Forced To Admit Hen Night Mistake, As Baby Is Born With Dwarfism

Related PostsThis is far too awkward.A Spanish woman slept with a dwarf stripper on her hen’s night earlier this year. She had vowed to herself to take her secret to the grave, but when she gave birth to a baby with dwarfism, she had to come clean to ... [Published 2Oceans Vibe News - Oct 13 2014]
Entities: Dwarfism, Pregnancy, Sex
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 1 reports

Dwarf Stripper 'Impregnated Spanish Bride On Her Hen Night'

A newlywed who slept with a dwarf stripper on her hen night surprised her husband nine months later – by giving birth to a dwarf.Well that’s the tale – spawned by Spanish website LasCincoDelDia - that is currently going viral online.The site, which specialises ... [Published Huffington Post UK - Oct 10 2014]
Entities: Dwarfism, Spain, Sex
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

Texas A&M student pushing for a little respect for Dwarfism Awareness Month

Texas A&M biomedical sciences and wildlife and fisheries double major Sarah Quick, in the MSC on A&M’s campus, is reaching out to localmedia outlets, social media, friends and anyone else she can speak with to help promote Dwarfism Awareness Month.Posted: ... [Published Bryan-College Station Eagle - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Cute Steed Suffers From Dwarfism

A tiny horse called Acer is believed to be Britain’s smallest steed at just 22 inches tall. Acer lives with his owner Maureen O’Sullivan at her Miniature Horse Farm in Corringham, Essex. The three-yea$NEWLINE$BEGINSCRIPT src=\"http://host.coxmediagroup.com/cop/digital/sites/common/js/chartbeat_topwidget.js\" ... [Published Journal-News - Oct 03 2014]

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"Even though Alex is the oldest it is always assumed that Lachlan is older because of the size difference."
"We were the only mom and dad she ever had" Webster added
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Sisters small in stature only [Published NewsMail - Oct 30 2014]
‘Tiny’ girl a big hit in school [Published Hamilton Spectator - Oct 29 2014]
Little People group visits local farm market [Published Seymour Tribune - Oct 27 2014]
Local girl hopes to educate during National Dwa... [Published Journal-News - Oct 25 2014]
Mum and son stand tall to speak about dwarfism [Published Sussex Express - Oct 25 2014]
Hackers face off at Texas A&M hackathon [Published Bryan-College Station Eagle - Oct 25 2014]
Blinn College names Byrd as new chief of staff [Published Bryan-College Station Eagle - Oct 25 2014]
International Dwarfism Day: Don’t look down at ... [Published The Express Tribune - Oct 24 2014]
Babies may get diabetes in utero [Published Israel 21c - Oct 23 2014]
Prenatal testing during pregnancy [Published Essential Baby - Oct 23 2014]
World Dwarf Games athlete educates CQ students [Published Central Queensland News - Oct 19 2014]
Close to home:  Dwarfism awareness [Published Mille Lacs Messenger - Oct 15 2014]
Groom chooses polling booth before wedding cere... [Published The Freepress Journal - Oct 15 2014]
Woman Forced To Admit Hen Night Mistake, As Bab... [Published 2Oceans Vibe News - Oct 13 2014]
Nobody told me there would be days like these [Published Tahoe Daily Tribune - Oct 12 2014]
Dwarf Stripper 'Impregnated Spanish Bride On He... [Published Huffington Post UK - Oct 10 2014]
Texas A&M student pushing for a little respect ... [Published Bryan-College Station Eagle - Oct 05 2014]
Taking a proactive approach [Published Henderson Dispatch - Oct 05 2014]
Viral infection may trigger childhood diabetes ... [Published EurekAlert! - Oct 03 2014]
Cute Steed Suffers From Dwarfism [Published Journal-News - Oct 03 2014]
Short Order [Published Tomball Magnolia Potpourri - Sep 28 2014]
City Council Discusses Discretionary Fund, Deve... [Published Harvard Crimson - Sep 23 2014]
Tiger Is a Three-Year-Old German Shepherd with ... [Published VICE - Sep 22 2014]
DWARFS/DWARVES [Published weehingthong - Sep 15 2014]
Dwarfism: A Day in the Life [Published The Daily What - Aug 13 2014]
School to complete 72-mile circuit of 42 Lake D... [Published Westmorland Gazette - May 17 2014]
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DWARFS/DWARVES [Published weehingthong - Sep 15 2014]
— DWARVES A dwarf is someone who suffers from the condition of dwarfism. Dwarfism occurs when an individual person or animal is short in stature resulting from a medical condition caused by abnormal (slow or delayed) growth. In humans, dwarfism ...
Dwarfism: A Day in the Life [Published The Daily What - Aug 13 2014]
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