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www.parents.com/health/down-syndrome/down-syndrome-resources

Down syndrome occurs in one of 691 births, or 6,000 births per year in the U.S., as a result of the presence of an extra chromosome 21 at conception. Although ...

www.parents.com/health/down-syndrome/raising-a-child-with-down-syndrome

Aug 7, 2017 ... Her personal blog, Everything and Nothing from Essex, chronicles her journey through motherhood and raising a child with Down syndrome.

kidshealth.org/en/parents/down-syndrome.html

Kids with Down syndrome tend to share certain physical features such as a flat facial profile, ...

www.ndss.org/Down-Syndrome/What-Is-Down-Syndrome

Down syndrome occurs in people of all races and economic levels, though older women have an increased chance of having a child with Down syndrome.

www.webmd.com/children/parenting-child-downs-syndrome

Mar 19, 2017 ... Raising a child with Down syndrome has its unique joys and challenges. Learn practical tips to take the best care of your child, your family, and ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/parents-of-kids-with-down-syndrome-what-they-wish-you-knew_us_560bf155e4b0dd850309f8f4

Oct 1, 2015 ... We asked the HuffPost Parents community to share photos of their kids with Down syndrome and tell us one thing they wished people knew ...

www.dseinternational.org/en-us/about-down-syndrome/development

Children with Down syndrome usually learn and progress more slowly than most other children. However, not all areas of development are equally affected.

themighty.com/2015/04/what-life-is-like-for-mother-of-three-children-with-down-syndrome

Apr 10, 2015 ... Introducing the Thomson children! All three children have Trisomy 21, the most common form of Down syndrome. I met their mother through our ...

parenting.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/09/21/is-it-harder-to-have-a-child-with-down-syndrome

Sep 21, 2010 ... One of the many themes in the comments is the “burden” — and the differing perceptions of that word — of raising a child with Down syndrome ...