22-Q at the Zoo 2014 at Beardsley Sunday

Bridgeport
Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Families will gather at zoos this Sunday in 100 cities and six continents to raise awareness for 22-Q, a birth effect due to the deletion of Chromosome 22.

Locally, the place to be will be Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Symptoms of 22-Q include heart defects, a cleft palate and growth, cognitive and developmental delays.

Click here for more information on this weekend’s event.

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