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Little people of america


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Little people of america

  1. 1. Little People Of America<br />Dana Zambrotta<br />
  2. 2. What is LPA?<br /><ul><li>Little People of America is a national organization that provides support for short statue people and their families.
  3. 3. There are over 6,000 members who are a part of LPA in the United states and international. There are also 70 different chapters and 14 distracts.
  4. 4. LPA is the only dwarfism support organization for little people. There are over 200+ different types of dwarfism. </li></li></ul><li> Mission<br />The mission of LPA is to improve the quality life of people who have dwarfism. <br />Throughout the lives of having dwarfism, people celebrate the great pride of Little people’s contribution to social diversity.<br />LPA also brings many solutions and global awareness to prominent issues that affect individuals who are short stature and their families. <br />
  5. 5. A real live Dwarf<br />
  6. 6. The types of dwarfism <br />Achondroplasia<br />Diastrophic Dysplasia<br />Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia<br />Primordial Dwarfism<br />Pseudoachondroplasia<br />Hypochondroplasia<br />Pituitary Dwarfism<br />OsteogenesisImperfecta<br />Turner Syndrome<br />Psychogenic Dwarfism<br />