Down Syndrome

‘I felt like a knife had been put into my heart’: Down syndrome woman

By Michael Cook  The UK Court of Appeal has dismissed a legal challenge brought by a woman with Down syndrome… Read More

3 days ago

‘I felt like a knife had been put into my heart’: Down syndrome woman 

By Michael Cook  Heidi Crowter fronts the media / TWITTER The UK Court of Appeal has dismissed a legal challenge… Read More

1 week ago

Woman with Down’s syndrome vows to fight on against UK’s discriminatory abortion laws

By Right to Life UK A challenge to the discriminatory abortion law in the UK that permits  abortion up to… Read More

2 weeks ago

Teen fights to change UK’s discriminatory Down syndrome abortion law

By Bridget Sielicki An 18-year-old young woman from Windsor, England, is on a mission to change the country’s discriminatory abortion laws. Millie… Read More

4 weeks ago

A Down syndrome diagnosis led to this dad’s life-changing mission of advocacy

Dubbed 'Chloe’s Law,' new legislation mandates that pregnant women be provided with positive information about Down syndrome. By Lisa Bast… Read More

1 month ago

A Secret of the Heart

By Eileen Haupt Editor’s note.  Down Syndrome Awareness Month ended yesterday, but this essay, which ran in 2019, is so… Read More

1 month ago

“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. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a time, according to The Jerome Lejeune Foundation, when… Read More

1 month ago

Announcing: A new pro-life resource just in time for Down Syndrome Awareness Month!

By David Lejeune, President, James LeJeune Foundation USA Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a time to celebrate… Read More

2 months ago

Mother of child with Down syndrome: abortion of handicapped babies “impoverishes us all”

By Sarah Terzo From the mother of a child with Down syndrome: “I hate the thought that there will be… Read More

2 months ago

Grateful mother of daughter with Down syndrome writes open letter to doctor who counseled her to abort

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. We are continuing to post new and old stories celebrating families with children with Down… Read More

2 months ago

American Academy of Pediatrics changes guidelines on Down syndrome diagnosis

By Cassy Fiano-Chesser  Editor’s note.  October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. We’ve been publishing new and reposting old stories. The… Read More

2 months ago

A Gift from God

By Eileen Haupt Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a time, according to The Jerome Lejeune Foundation, when… Read More

2 months ago