Down Syndrome Awareness - The main goal of Down syndrome understanding is to celebrate the diversity of life and promote the acceptance of families and individuals with the condition.
New Growth Charts for Children With Down Syndrome - Parents and doctors have known for a long time that children with Down syndrome tend to grow more slowly and are considerably shorter than most other children. But pediatricians needing to record growth milestones at regular office visits have an outdated set of growth charts based on data collected more than 25 years ago.
Down Syndrome Information and Birth Likelihood - An estimated 1 in 800 infants are born with Down syndrome. Down syndrome is also a common cause of miscarriage. Every year, as many as 5,000 babies are born with Down syndrome in the United States.