Prader-Willi Syndrome Association | USA (PWSA | USA) offers support and hope to families who are newly diagnosed and throughout the journey with PWS! You can show your support for this life-saving organization by scanning the QR code with your phone and making a donation. Any amount makes a difference.


What is PWS?

Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) is a variable and complex genetic neurobehavioral disorder that causes low muscle tone, short stature if not treated with growth hormone, cognitive deficits, incomplete sexual development, problem behaviors, and a chronic feeling of hunger which, coupled with a metabolism that utilizes drastically fewer calories than normal, can lead to excessive eating and life-threatening obesity. PWS is rare and many have not heard of it. At this point, the only treatment available is growth horomone. There is currently no cure for PWS.

Thankyou Jeanine, Prader-Willi Syndrome Association | USA