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Down syndrome

Down syndrome

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  1. I wish I'd aborted the son I've spent 47 years caring for: It's a shocking admission - but read on before you judge

    Gillian Relf, 69, from Kent, regrets having her son, Stephen, 47, because he was born with Down's Syndrome. FULL ARTICLE AT The Daily Mail

  2. Most exciting race in college football heats up

    Most exciting race in college football heats up AP The SEC West stayed true to its preseason plan in the most incomprehensible division, sending five of seven teams to the ... FULL ARTICLE AT AOL News

  1. For many, October is a month that focuses on Halloween, Columbus Day and breast-cancer awareness. FULL ARTICLE AT Hinesville Coastal Courier

  2. Ellie Harrington with Down's syndrome who has learnt to talk by copying her sister Evie

    Two-year-old Ellie Harrington, from Ely, Cambridgeshire, has started walking early in order to keep up with four-year-old sister Evie. Parents say the pair are a 'little double act'. FULL ARTICLE AT The Daily Mail

  3. Family hopes education fight ends up on big screen

    Family fought to integrate daughter with Down syndrome into regular classes and succeeded. FULL ARTICLE AT CBC Canada

  1. Mikayla Holmgren dances to greatness - KMSP-TV

    MAHTOMEDI, Minn. (KMSP) - Mikayla Holmgren has been dancing since she was a little girl. When she's dancing, she's in her element. Just like any other dancer, she's ... FULL ARTICLE AT Newsvine

  2. Buddy Walk raises funds, awareness for Down Syndrome

    LAS CRUCES >> Vicki Galindo said she knows why the Southern New Mexico Down Syndrome Families nonprofit organization has the word "families" in it. "I think the support means ... FULL ARTICLE AT Silver City Sun-News, N.M.

  3. Any child with special needs — autism, Down syndrome, those suffering from traumatic brain injury, others — aged 5 to adult may play for the Emperors, Mr. Stevenson said. According to the ... FULL ARTICLE AT San Antonio Express-News

  4. The mother of a 1-year-old girl with Down syndrome is gathering signatures to petition The Walt Disney Co. to create heroes and princesses with special needs in its animated films ... FULL ARTICLE AT Orange County Register

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Down syndrome, or Down's syndrome (primarily in the United Kingdom), trisomy 21, or trisomy G, is a chromosomal disorder caused by the presence of all or part of an extra 21st chromosome. It is named after John Langdon Down, the British physician who described the syndrome in 1866. The disorder was identified as a chromosome 21 trisomy by Jérôme Lejeune in 1959. The condition is characterized by a... Full Article At Wikipedia.org

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