Does someone you know have Prader-Willi syndrome?
They may be eligible to participate in a research study on a new medication for children and adolescents aged 4-12 years.
Prader-Willi syndrome is a genetically determined neurological disorder, characterized by intellectual disability, growth hormone deficiency, and hyperphagia (as well as other related conditions, i.e. obesity).
This is a spectrum disorder which means not all people display the same behaviors and symptoms.
People with Prader-Willi syndrome need continuous care and are unable to live independently.
There is currently no treatment for Prader-Willi syndrome.