A number of historical pieces of art are believed to portray Down syndrome,
including pottery from AD 500 from South America and the ...
Historical Climate. inset-John-Langdon-Down During the first half of the twentieth
century in the United States, the majority of children with Down syndrome were ...
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History of Down's Syndrome. Down's Syndrome is a genetic condition which is
the commonest identifiable cause of intellectual disability, accounting for almost ...
... has a full or partial extra copy of chromosome 21. This section explains the
science behind Down syndrome, how it is diagnosed, its history and social
A timeline that shows changes in human and civil rights related to Down
A Brief History. The formal story began in 1866, when a physician named John
Langdon Down published an essay in England in which he described a set of ...
The Victorian physician Dr John Langdon Down is best remembered for having,
in 1866, identified a specific group of patients whose characteristics were similar
Each person with Down syndrome is an individual — intellectual and
developmental problems range from mild to moderate, and some people are
healthy while ...
Down syndrome, the most common genetic cause of intellectual disabilities, was
first described in 1866, during an era of great change in our understanding of ...