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Raising little people: Moms of kids with dwarfism advocate embracing differences


Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman - Nov 16, 2016
Jaxon Finch (left) and Jace Weber smile for the camera during an in-home interview at Jessica Weber's house on Sunday. The toddlers, who will turn two years old in late December, were born within one day of each other. Both have a type of dwarfism ...
 

I'm an actor with dwarfism, but I can do more than just appear in Snow White


The Guardian - Nov 23, 2016
I am an actor and I have dwarfism, but I'm not grumpy. I've actually never played one of the seven dwarves – I've always wanted to be more progressive in my approach to acting roles, smashing societal expectations rather than conforming to them. But ...
 

Sydney sisters with dwarfism open up about what makes them special in new video


Daily Mail - Nov 15, 2016
Sisters Maddy, six, and Briella, two, have opened up about their diagnosis of diastrophic dysplasia, a rare form of dwarfism. Joined by their big sister Lana, eight, they were asked a series of questions by special education teacher, Christopher Ulmer ...
 

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Dwarfism books

Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity


by: Andrew Solomon
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, a Books for a Better Life Award, and one of The New York Times Book Review’s Ten Best Books of 2012, this masterpiece by the National Book Award-winning author of The Noonday Demon features stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children, but also find profound meaning in doing so—“a brave, beautiful book that will expand your humanity” (People).

Solomon’s startling proposition in .
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Life Is Short : Love, Laughter, and Learning to Enjoy Every Moment


by: Jennifer Arnold MD, Bill Klein
From the beloved stars of TLC’s The Little Couple comes an uplifting and moving behind-the-scenes account of how the pair met, fell in love, and overcame huge obstacles to become successful professionals and parents.

Jennifer Arnold and Bill Klein have inspired millions as stars of TLC’s hit show The Little Couple. Though they both have dwarfism, they have knocked down every obstacle they have encountered together with a positive, can-do attitude. The show has featured the lives of Jennifer (a respected neonatologist) and Bill (a successful entrepreneur) from their marriage in 2009, to the launch of their pet shop, to the adoption of their children, to Jen’s overcoming cancer.
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Dwarfism: Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Profound Short Stature


by: Betty M. Adelson

This landmark volume is the first to trace the exciting developments in the field of dwarfism research and treatment over the past century―particularly during the past fifty years. Dr. Betty M. Adelson, a psychologist, has unearthed and synthesized the most significant information about dwarfing conditions, from articles written a century ago to current books and specialized databases.

Highlighting the outstanding contributions of Dr. Victor McKusick and several of his colleagues, Dr.
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Dream a Pony, Wake a Spirit: The Story of Buster, a Choctaw Pony Survivor


by: Sarah Dickson Silver
In the Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory, in the year 1900, friendships between children of white “intruders” and their Choctaw and Chickasaw schoolmates had to cross a deep cultural divide. It was also a time when public ignorance could make a mockery of the ambitions of a boy with dwarfism and a place where children had to grow up fast. Trouble begins when a beautiful wild stallion, a supposed man killer, is rescued by two adventurous young brothers. When the stallion is identified as a rare Choctaw horse, the question of who should own him threatens to destroy cherished friendships.
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Tiny 39-inch Girl With Primordial Dwarfism Defies Doctors


Kind Of A Big Deal: 39-inch Girl With Primordial Dwarfism Defying Doctors SUBSCRIBE to the Barcroft network: http://bit.ly/Oc61Hj At twelve years old tiny ...
 

Grant with DWARFISM: A little film about a little boy with a not so little heart (OFFICIAL VIDEO)


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Child with Dwarfism gets unexpected help


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Matthew, Kentucky baby born with rare form of dwarfism type II (MOPD II)


Matthew, Kentucky baby born with rare form of dwarfism type II (MOPD II) , or microcephalic osteodysplastic primordial dwarfism type II -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Please ...
 

Louisville baby boy with rare dwarfism is on big journey


A 7-month-old Louisville baby who was born with a rare condition and weighs just 3 pounds is traveling across the country for treatment to improve his life.