Articles for Tag: "down syndrome"

Learning how to say ‘mom’ in his 20s 
Learning how to say ‘mom’ in his 20s
Speech and language development can be a challenge for people with Down syndrome. Learn more here.
Celebrate people with Down Syndrome on March 21 
Celebrate people with Down Syndrome on March 21
“All individuals deserve comprehensive and compassionate health care.”
Blog: What I have learned from persons with Down syndrome 
Blog: What I have learned from persons with Down syndrome
A physician shares some life lessons from working with this extraordinary population.
Blog: What I have learned from persons with Down syndrome 
Blog: What I have learned from persons with Down syndrome
In honor of World Down Syndrome Day, a physician shares his experiences and life lessons from working with this extraordinary population.
Music is good medicine for those with Down syndrome  Featured
Music is good medicine for those with Down syndrome
See how music therapy promotes good physical and mental health.
4 Down syndrome myths debunked 
4 Down syndrome myths debunked
Learn the truth about the genetic disorder and help break the stigma surrounding it.
Women with Down syndrome may not need mammograms at 40 
Women with Down syndrome may not need mammograms at 40
Due to the low incidence of breast cancer in this population, guidelines may be changing.