Prader-Willi Syndrome

Mpls. Boy Puts On Magic Shows In Honor Of Friend With Rare Genetic ConditionEvery successful entertainer can draw in a crowd, and Aiden Kolata has learned how to put on a show. "He just wanted to do magic one day," Wade Kolata, Aiden's dad, said. "He's adding a trick every week, so he'll probably continue to add a magic trick as we go."
Family Holding Out Hope To Find Missing Brainerd ManA Minnesota family is doing everything it can to help get some new leads on the whereabouts of a missing loved one. Marc Welzant, 47, has been missing since October.
Family Of Missing Brainerd Man Offering $10K RewardThe family of a man missing for three months hopes a new reward will bring him home. Marc Welzant, 47, was last seen around 1:30 p.m. Sunday Oct. 26 at the Clark Lake Group Home in Brainerd.
Brainerd Man Missing Since Oct. 26 A Brainerd man's family have been trying to find him since he went missing from the Clark Lake Group Home.
Hundreds Take One Small Step For The CureHundreds gathered in Apple Valley Saturday for the One Small Step Walk. The walk was held to raise money for research on Prader Willi, a genetic disorder that causes feelings of constant, extreme hunger.
Forever Hungry: One Family’s Struggle With Prader-Willi SyndromeNo parent wants their child to suffer from hunger pains, but for one Twin Cities family, that's a constant struggle.