Chapter 7: Information Sources
Section 3: Specific Disabilities – Information Sources
Subsection: Prader-Willi Syndrome
The mission of Foundation for Prader-Willi Research (FPWR) is to eliminate the challenges of Prader-Willi syndrome through the advancement of research and therapeutic development.
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.