Tag Archives: Down Syndrome

“You’re my light in the dark, and it’s a privilege to be your dad. Love always, daddy”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. We are nearing the end of October, Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a time, according to The Jerome Lejeune Foundation, when “we applaud caregivers, families, and medical professionals — but most of all,

Bi-partisan support for resolution opposing the abortion of children with Down syndrome

Chloe Kondrich, left, and actress Lauren Elizabeth Potter

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation A refreshing breeze of bipartisanship is blowing through the state Capitol in Pennsylvania prompted by a desire among both Democrats and Republicans to ensure that people with Down syndrome

This powerful sideline encounter will warm your heart

Football team manager with Down syndrome meets celebrity coach. By Justin Posey Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a time, according to The Jerome Lejeune Foundation, when “we applaud caregivers, families, and medical professionals —

Parents call children with Down syndrome “a gift from God”

By Sarah Terzo Testimony from parents of a Down syndrome child in an editorial that appeared in a newspaper: “There are no more giving, joyful, happy or precious children then Downs children. They are a genuine gift

“Danny’s Downs But Love Is Up”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a time, according to The Jerome Lejeune Foundation, when “we applaud caregivers, families, and medical professionals — but most of all, we applaud all the wonderful

“We should be celebrating the lives of men and women with Down syndrome, not looking for ways to end them”

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation A group of Pennsylvania lawmakers are trying to ensure that the Commonwealth gives people with Down syndrome the respect they deserve. A bi-partisan contingent in the Pennsylvania state Senate

“What kind of society do you want to live in?”

Agusta, age 7. On average, Iceland has two people with Down syndrome born each year. CBS News

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This appeared in the current digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please be sure to share the contents of the latest issue of the “pro-life newspaper of record” with pro-life

Mother ponders “A World Without Redheads”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a time, according to The Jerome Lejeune Foundation, when “we applaud caregivers, families, and medical professionals — but most of all, we applaud all the wonderful

The lexicon of eugenics is used to describe babies with Down Syndrome

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a time, according to The Jerome Lejeune Foundation, when “we applaud caregivers, families, and medical professionals — but most of all, we applaud all the wonderful

A Secret of the Heart

By Eileen Haupt To the pregnant mother who has just learned through prenatal testing that her unborn baby has Down syndrome, I would like to let you in on a wonderful secret. If you could fully experience

President Trump: “Renewing our Nation’s strong commitment to promoting the health, well-being, and inherent dignity of all children and adults with Down syndrome”

Pro-life President Donald Trump

Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a time, according to The Jerome Lejeune Foundation, when “we applaud caregivers, families, and medical professionals — but most of all, we applaud all the wonderful people with Down

Parents should be informed about research demonstrating the positive impact on families of having a child with Down Syndrome

By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. All this month we are publishing new stories and reposting especially encouraging older posts about the blessings of families with children with Down syndrome. I’m