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Dr Gregory Cherpes

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Local Program Helps Patients With Prader-Willi Syndrome

Anita Cooper’s 12-year-old daughter, Megan, was born with a condition called Prader-Willi Syndrome. Small stature, low muscle tone, thinking and behavioral problems, and chronic feelings of hunger that can lead to excessive eating and obesity are part of the syndrome.

12/29/2011

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Hurdle’s Other Motivation For Coming To Pittsburgh

New Pirates skipper Clint Hurdle is coming to Pittsburgh, but his motivation may not just be to run the team. His daughter, Madison, has Prader Willi Syndrome and Pittsburgh’s Children’s Institute is the premier center […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/16/2010