A poem by a 10-year-old boy with Apsperger Syndrome (Down Syndrome)
Among other things, he writes: “I am strange. I am new. I imagine you are too.” PHOTO: Pexels A poem by a 10-year-old boy with Apsperger Syndrome (Down Syndrome)… Continue reading
Batman’ Star Julie Newmar — Having a Son With Down Syndrome Taught Me Unconditional Love
Julie Newmar may have been an international sex symbol as Catwoman on TV’s Batman in the 60s, but she tells Closer Weekly that… Continue reading
Down Syndrome Calender
A new calendar featuring two babies with Down syndrome is creating quite a stir. Miracle in Progress, a pregnancy and scanning clinic in Leicestershire, England, recruited babies Eliza, 8 months, and Jorja, 14 months, along with their… Continue reading
Tests Showing Down Syndrome
It’s common knowledge within the pro-life movement that unborn babies with Down syndrome and other disorders are routinely targeted for abortion. Studies have found about 90 percent of unborn babies who test positive for Down syndrome… Continue reading
What is Down Syndrome?
In every cell in the human body there is a nucleus, where genetic material is stored in genes. Genes carry the codes responsible for all of our inherited traits and are grouped along rod-like structures called… Continue reading
Down Syndrome – Lessons I Have Learnt
Stereotypes never seemed to be an issue for me, that is until my daughter who was born with Down syndrome. She was given only a 60% chance to survive in-utero, … Continue reading
Having a baby with Down syndrome is not something most parents would willingly choose. Yet many who travel this path discover rich, unexpected rewards along the way.
In this candid and poignant collection of personal stories, sixty-three mothers… Continue reading
The incidence of Down syndrome is estimated to be 2 in every 1 000 live births in South Africa.
It is a chromosome disorder that is caused by an abnormality in the genetic material, which results in delays in physical… Continue reading
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