This article has been rated as C-Class on the project's quality scale. However, people may get confused and think he is condemning people like me with clinical short stature. There are a lot of difficult words in the Causes section. Ask questions, get answers. I saw many dwarf-horses and even dwarf-trees. The article "Dwarf", now linking to the article about the mythological creature from fairy tales could be renamed Dwarf mythology , for example. Owing to the long duration of GH replacement in many adults, it is essential to establish the long-term safety aspects of the treatment.
Aspen. Age: 20.
I have heard on one of my biology lessons, that one or more types of dwarfism, i dont remember which, usually produces persons with above average intelligence, because of growth hormones affecting the brain.
Alison. Age: 21.
The article "Dwarf", now linking to the article about the mythological creature from fairy tales could be renamed Dwarf mythology , for example. While this article has to balance current medical terminology, with popular connotations, "disorder" being a good example, and I appreciate that, I think we ought to take another look at what's being said here, and maybe re-work some of our wording. Are dwarf lifespans any different than normal? I don't mean any offense by having him the only little person mentioned by name in the article not counting any of the authors who may be short statured. And there are a lot of medical terms that are deemed offensive, but actually is the precise term for a given condition.