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Call for Presentations for the 17th NFXF International Fragile X Conference

The Call for Presentations for the 17th NFXF International Fragile X Conference will open January 29, 2020. The Conference will be held Thursday, July 16 to Sunday, July 19, 2020, in Orlando, Florida. Here is everything you need to know to submit your presentation.

By | 2020-01-17T18:10:20+00:00 Jan 17, 2020|International Fragile X Conference|Comments Off on Call for Presentations for the 17th NFXF International Fragile X Conference

Faces of Fragile X: Eric

Eric has Fragile X syndrome, and his mom shares about what Eric is like. "To know Eric is to love him! I love Eric’s compassionate heart and sense of humor. He keeps us laughing." Read more.

By | 2020-01-06T19:18:10+00:00 Dec 23, 2019|Faces of Fragile X|Comments Off on Faces of Fragile X: Eric

Can I use CBD to treat Fragile X syndrome?

Craig Erickson, MD, the Director of the Cincinnati Fragile X Research and Treatment Center was asked by the National Fragile X Foundation (NFXF) to discuss the use of cannabidiol (CBD) for people with Fragile X syndrome (FXS) - to answer the questions around, Can I Use CBD to treat Fragile X syndrome.

By | 2019-12-16T11:01:02+00:00 Dec 13, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Can I use CBD to treat Fragile X syndrome?

The NIH Fragile X Research Plan

The NIH just released their Fragile X Research Plan, which identifies research priorities and aims to coordinate research efforts. We have pulled a few key excerpts.

By | 2019-12-09T11:43:06+00:00 Dec 9, 2019|Research|Comments Off on The NIH Fragile X Research Plan

Faces of Fragile X: Ross and Brooks

Brooks and Ross are two cool guys-------they are polar opposites, though. Brooks loves his music (loud) and Ross does not like music. Brooks is tough and rugged and Ross is more fragile. Brooks loves being around people and Ross is a loner.

By | 2019-11-20T17:24:29+00:00 Nov 20, 2019|Faces of Fragile X|Comments Off on Faces of Fragile X: Ross and Brooks

Faces of Fragile X: Bryan

Meet Bryan. He has Fragile X syndrome. His sister says, he has interests and needs similar to everyone else. We like to tease each other, go to sporting events, and go swimming.

By | 2019-12-25T23:36:47+00:00 Nov 15, 2019|Faces of Fragile X|Comments Off on Faces of Fragile X: Bryan
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