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A Little Person's Antidote to Bullying

Johnathan Lee Iverson | Posted 05.13.2015 | Impact
Johnathan Lee Iverson

Imagine there's nowhere you can go where you are not the curiosity that tempts roving eyes and odd glances. Imagine that your very presence evokes a profile in the imagination of others, which instinctively limits who and what you are.

Dog With Bent Legs And Curved Spine From Awful Living Conditions Gets A New, Loving Start

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.25.2014 | Good News

This dog with a dark past is now looking toward a bright future. Earlier this month, Second Chance Rescue in New York City received a plea for hel...

This Little Person Asked Passersby How They Feel About The Term, 'Midget'

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.15.2014 | Impact

The term "midget" comes from midge -- a small insect that resembles a mosquito. It's not a term of endearment, of course, but as Aaron Beelner po...

Who Is to Say What Is Wrong and Right

Gary Arnold | Posted 11.04.2014 | Impact
Gary Arnold

While the lives of dwarfs may often be typical, dwarfism is not, occurring at a rate of one in every 10,000 births. Because it is rare, the diagnosis can be a surprise to new parents not expecting a dwarf child. But resources are available.

The 10 Places on My Bucket List This Year (It Will Surprise You)

Paula Froelich | Posted 04.11.2014 | Travel
Paula Froelich

No, I haven't been everywhere, and some places I don't go to because I'm a conscientious objector (Zimbabwe, anyone?) but I can still dream. And plan. Because dictators, xenophobia and being broke wont last forever!

'Harry Potter' Actor With Dwarfism Takes Stand For Little People

Posted 02.16.2012 | Impact

Actor Warwick Davis has stepped out of the sci-fi spotlight and into the documentary realm and is getting comfortable in another new role, helping oth...

From Vacation Blackout to a New Dawn

Julie Genovese | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julie Genovese

And so it goes -- just when we think we can't bare any more weight. Just when I wanted to blame my friend for further confusing my spirit, I realized that she had delivered a blessing.

Spike TV's Dwarf Wrestling Show Targets Young, Male Demographic

latimes.com | T. L. Stanley, Special to the Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

If you're at all squeamish about seeing someone get cash staple-gunned to his privates or 4-foot-tall wrestlers mauling each other while beer-drinking...