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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dwarfism

Dwarfism, also known as short stature, occurs when an organism is extremely small. In humans ... Historically, the term "midget" was used to describe proportionate dwarfs; however, this term is now regarded as offensive by some.

listverse.com/2014/04/28/10-little-facts-about-dwarfs

Apr 28, 2014 ... Raboid made use of three people in his act—Johnny Eck, brother Robert Eck, and a dwarf. Johnny Eck had a rare condition called sacral ...

www.udprogram.com/basic-facts

The word “midget” is considered highly offensive. - Yes, you or your children can one day have a child with a form of dwarfism. - 80% of Little People are born to ...

www.encyclopedia.com/philosophy-and-religion/other-religious-beliefs-and-general-terms/miscellaneous-religion/dwarf

Get information, facts, and pictures about dwarf at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about dwarf easy with credible articles from our ...

bstigmafree.org/fast-facts-dwarfism

Terms such as Little People, people of short stature and people with dwarfism are considered acceptable, and most people with dwarfism see the word “dwarf” ...

www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/diseases-and-conditions/pathology/dwarfism

Get information, facts, and pictures about dwarfism at Encyclopedia.com. ... Of these, Achondroplasia is the most common, affecting about 80 percent of all little people. .... Midget —An individual who is short statured but has normal body ...

kidshealth.org/en/parents/dwarfism.html

For some, "dwarf" is acceptable. For most, "midget" definitely is not. ... In fact, 4 out of 5 of children with achondroplasia are born to average-size parents.

shareranks.com/18034,20-Facts-About-Dwarfism

In fact, 80% of little people are born to average size parents. 11 points ... Primordial dwarfs are the smallest people in the world. ... The word midget is offensive.

psmag.com/social-justice/a-brief-history-of-dwarfism-and-the-little-people-of-america

Feb 25, 2015 ... I also use the term dwarf, which is the accepted medical term. ... In fact, pre- literate societies often saw all people with disabilities as conduits to ...

www.jokes4us.com/dirtyjokes/midgetjokes.html

Q: What did the midget say when I asked him for a dollar? A: "Sorry, I'm a little short" Q: Why do midgets always laugh when playing soccer? A: The grass tickles ...