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simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dwarfism

People with this condition are called dwarves or little people. A similar term for short people is midget; however, dwarves and midgets are not ... Facts on File. p.

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.

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 ...

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.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. ... Here are some facts that other people may not realize about dwarfism and those who have  ...

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

dwarf is a general term given to animals, plants, and other things which are significantly smaller than would ordinarily be expected. The term 'dwarf' has ...

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” ...

space-facts.com/dwarf-planets

There are 5 officially recognised dwarf planets in our solar system, they are Ceres, Pluto, Haumea, Makemake and Eris. With the exception of Ceres, which is  ...