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Prader Willi Syndrome

Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) is a life-long condition. While much research is being performed, there is still no immediate no cure.

There is no known cause Prader-Willi Syndrome. A symptom of Prader-Willi syndrome is a child's excessive appetite, which in-turn leads to their obesity. Prader-Willi Syndrome is a genetic disorder that happens in about one out of every 15,000 births. PWS affects a broad range of physical and behavioural related issues. The syndrome appears to be genetic and can occur in any family.

Prader-Willi Syndrome is a multi-system issue most often identified during infancy by the childs lethargic nature, below the growth spectrum for muscle tone a weak suck or infant feeding issues with preventing normal developmental growth.

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