Down Syndrome

It starts with the word yes! Special Parents for Special Needs Kids

By Leticia Velasquez, Co-founder of KIDS (Keep Infants with Down Syndrome) and author of “A Special Mother is Born” Editor’s note.… Read More

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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… Read More

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‘Grey’s Anatomy’ actress shares sweet photos of daughter with Down syndrome

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

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“Not the ‘perfect baby’ that I expected, but she was exactly the baby I needed”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. As our many faithful readers know, each year all through October’s Down Syndrome Awareness Month,… Read More

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The limitless possibilities for babies with Down syndrome

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. All month we… Read More

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Even Snopes couldn’t get this wrong

By Dave Andrusko This does fall under the category of “Even a blind squirrel finds a nut once in a… Read More

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Take advantage of the perfect opportunity to share the truth about Down syndrome Americans and their lives

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. We’ve been posting… Read More

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The blessings of being the mother of a child with an extra chromosome

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation A woman blessed with a child with Down syndrome is reaching… Read More

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“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

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We as a nation are greatly enriched by the contributions of people with Down syndrome

Editor’s note. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative/PAC Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Pro-life Vice President… Read More

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“The future for Americans with Down syndrome is more exciting and more hopeful than ever before”

President Trump’s Message on National Down Syndrome Awareness Month, 2020 In the United States, around 6,000 babies are born with… Read More

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College professor aborts baby with Down syndrome– wanted a “smart child”

By Sarah Terzo A female college professor decided to have an abortion when her baby tested positive for Down syndrome. “I’m… Read More

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