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YouTube Kids

The official YouTube Kids app is designed for curious little minds to dive into a world of discovery, learning, and entertainment. This free app is delightfully simple and packed full of age-appropriate videos, channels and playlists. YouTube Kids features popular children’s programming, plus kid-friendly content from filmmakers, teachers, and creators all around the world. DESIGNED FOR KIDS We’ve taken out the complicated ...

Angelman House – Quebec, Canada

By Charles de Broin Société du syndrome d'Angelman The idea of offering a respite home for Angelman children was first conceived by Paolo Di Vito, Sophie Dubé and a handful of  parents and friends who were willing to dedicate time and energy to the cause.  The idea was to offer a safe and welcome home away from home to children with Angelman Syndrome. The Foundation ...

Family day at the zoo – Angelman Syndrome Belgium

Family Day at the Zoo in Antwerp By Inge, (Mum to Merle) We were hesitating to go or not to go to the Zoo, an activity organized in September this past year by the Angelman Syndrome of Belgium. From Poperinge, our hometown, it is a travel of about 2h 40 min by train which is quite a long time for Merle, our ...

Angelman Research – Baylor College of Medicine Research Discovers Potential Therapeutic for Angelman Syndrome

Baylor College of Medicine Research Discovers Potential Therapeutic for Angelman Syndrome ASF-funded research, published in Nature, proves paternal Ube3a can be activated and AS symptoms can be recovered. Dr. Art Beaudet Promising Angelman syndrome research continues to move closer toward potential clinical trials, as announced in December in a paper in Nature by Dr. Art Beaudet and his research team at Baylor College ...

Editor’s Letter January-February 2015

Welcome to 2015! A new year and new beginnings. I am an optimist and I believe in infinite possibilities. Every day is a fresh start to get one step closer to your goals, but entering into the new year is the time to create new goals and determine the plan of action. This time of year is so special because I ...

Must See Angelman YouTube Video’s

Documentary To Watch Created by Lucy, sister to Alice Alice has Angelman Syndrome 'My name is Lucy Holyoake, I'm from Wellington in New Zealand. I'm a film student at University and I have a 17 year old sister with Angelman Syndrome. I would just like to share my short documentary film I made about my sister, Alice Holyoake. I would love for families with Angelmans ...