FPWR Blog

In this one hour and 17‑minute video, Dr. Tony Holland, Emeritus Professor of Psychology, Cambridge... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: May 5 2022 - 12:00 PM
Recent evidence from FPWR-supported studies show that Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) may reduce... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: May 5 2022 - 07:45 AM
In Prader‑Willi syndrome (PWS), the two main genetic subtypes are PWS by deletion (a small part of... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: May 5 2022 - 12:00 PM
A special contribution by guest blogger Rebecca Krylow. Rebecca shared her story via our Stories of... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: May 5 2022 - 12:00 PM
The Foundation for Prader-Willi Research announces our first round of Research Awards in 2022... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: May 5 2022 - 12:00 PM
Rare genetic disorders can often be challenging to diagnose, resulting in a long diagnostic... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: April 4 2022 - 12:00 PM
In this 59‑minute video, Sara Parker, MA, a pediatric speech pathologist, discusses feeding... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: April 4 2022 - 12:00 PM
Ghrelin is a small hormone produced in the stomach that stimulates increased appetite. Although it... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: April 4 2022 - 12:00 PM
A special contribution by guest blogger Leslie Born “No degree, or training, or book, or... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: April 4 2022 - 10:00 AM
In this one hour and 3‑minute video, several investigators discuss a Phase 3 Clinical Trial of... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: April 4 2022 - 12:00 PM
In this 1 hour and 12‑minute video, Dr. Katy Chambers, former high school principal, teacher, and... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: April 4 2022 - 12:00 PM
To ensure that new treatments for PWS are advanced as quickly as possible, FPWR collaborates with... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: March 3 2022 - 12:00 PM
Physical activity and exercise are an important part of care for individuals with PWS. However,... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: March 3 2022 - 12:00 PM
In this 1 hour and 2‑minute video, Dr. Theresa Strong, FWPR’s director of research programs, shares... Read more >
Source: FPWR Blog | Published: March 3 2022 - 12:00 PM