Chapter 7: Information Sources
Section 3: Specific Disabilities – Information Sources
Subsection: Prader-Willi Syndrome
The Foundation for Prader-Willi Research (FPWR) is comprised of parents, families, researchers, and others interested in addressing the issues that come with Prader-Willi Syndrome and childhood obesity.
National information source. Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) is a complex genetic disorder that typically causes low muscle tone, short stature, incomplete sexual development, cognitive disabilities, problem behaviors, and a chronic feeling of hunger that can lead to excessive eating and life-threatening obesity.