Raising Children with Down Syndrome - THISDAY Newspapers

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world this week to commemorate World Down Syndrome Day, Martins Ifijeh writes on ways to manage the ailment and why government and stakeholders should give attention to persons living with the condition. It was a ...and more »

Benham Brothers Say Down Syndrome Children 'Created by God,' Slam Iceland's 100 Percent Abortion Rate - Christian Post

Conservative Christian brothers David and Jason Benham expressed their love and support for children born with Down syndrome and trisomy on Tuesday, while slamming countries like Iceland which reportedly abort all such children.and more »

Pregnant woman learns unborn baby has Down Syndrome – these responses will make you cry - Daily Star

A PREGNANT lady asks “what kind of life will my child have?” and the answers are heartwarming. By Laura Mitchell / Published 22nd March 2017. Today marks the 12th annual World Down Syndrome Day. The international day aims to raise awareness of the ...and more »

Genetic cleansing targets Down syndrome babies - RenewAmerica

Today is World Down Syndrome Day – a day set aside to focus on the special individuals who are born with Down syndrome. It is a day to cherish their uniqueness and their importance to the human family. Today is also a day to challenge the twisted ...and more »

Students raise awareness with crazy socks - The Hillsdale Daily News

HILLSDALE — In honor of World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), Thursday, students at Davis Middle School donned brightly colored socks. Through it's website WDSD encouraged people around the world to wear brightly colored and unique socks on ...and more »

Down syndrome and the Eighth Amendment - Irish Times

Sir, – I was shocked to hear the grim statistics given by Dr Peter McParland of the National Maternity Hospital, at the Citizens' Assembly, regarding the abortion of babies with Down syndrome. These statistics show that many European countries aim to ...and more »

World Down Syndrome Day observed - Himalayan Times

People participating in a walkathon organised to mark World Down Syndrome Day, in Kathmandu, on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Photo: RSS. Kathmandu, March 21. A walkathon was organised on the ocassion of the 12th World Down Syndrome Day in ...and more »

Celebrating World Down Syndrome Day - WMTV

DANE COUNTY, Wis. (WMTV) -- From socks to art galleries, people came together across the area to talk about Down Syndrome on Tuesday. March 21st, or 3/21, was chosen as World Down Syndrome Day because people with Down Syndrome (also known ...and more »

Raise awareness by mismatching your socks - Pentiction Western News

Wear lots of socks, mismatch your socks, and help spread the word about World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD). Celebrated on the 21st day of the third month of the year, this day was selected to signify the uniqueness of the triplication (trisomy) of the 21st ...and more »

What people with Down's syndrome and their families wish you WOULDN'T say - Mirror.co.uk

Since Down's syndrome was recognised by John Langdon Down in 1866, attitudes towards and knowledge of the condition have progressed and become more informed. But there's still a way to go. One in 1000 babies born are with Down's syndrome and ...and more »