Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Dwarfism: Restricted Growth

The information provided in this busy section of Ableize is designed to offer information assistance and advice in the areas of dwarfism also known as restricted growth. Dwarfism, although my favourite and much preferred term is "A person of a small stature" but many of you reading this will associate better to the other terms such as dwarf, dwarfism or restricted growth.

Please browse through the sites listed here and click on the title of the site of your choice below to find more details, contact information and much more relating to dwarfism and restricted growth not just in the UK but also from further afield.

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Child Growth Foundation

A UK charity dedicated to assisting children and their families affected by growth and endoctrine issues. Site provides events details and news along with research information and a discussion forum.

Dwarf Athletic Association

Promotes sports for persons of restricted growth and to enable them to enter and compete in sport on an equal footing.

NHS Choices: Restricted Growth (Dwarfism)

Provides an introduction to dwarfism more commonly known as restricted growth with details of the causes along with video clips and a range of useful sites of interest.

Primordial Dwarfism: Wikipedia

A disorder that delays the growth of children, site offers medical and educational information and facts about this type of dwarfism.

Restricted Growth Association (RGA)

UK based charity that provides vital information and support to improve the quality of life for persons of restricted growth, and their families. Includes membership details, research and advice.

Short Persons Support

Mainly American iformation with dwarfism articles, news and research details.

Understanding Dwarfism

Providing a number of answers to frequently asked questions surrounding dwarfism along with an explanation for kids, support details and a discussion forum.

Walking with Giants Foundation

A voluntary arganisation with official facts and information and comprehensive coverage of primordial dwarfism.