July is Fragile X Syndrome Awareness Month

July is Fragile X Awareness Month. Fragile X-associated disorders (FXD) is a family of genetic conditions that can affect individuals in a variety of ways. The conditions are all caused by changes in the gene known as FMR1. Fragile X Syndrome (FXS) is caused by a full mutation of the FMR1 gene. To learn more about Fragile X Syndrome, click here.