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This Dance Studio Inspires Kids With Special Needs To Dance Their Way Through Life
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Instructor Michelle Roberts and dance studio Miracles in Motion bring joy and movement to kids’ lives.
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Controversial Campaign Calls People With Down Syndrome 'Endangered Species'
As prenatal testing reduces their numbers at birth, an advocacy group argues they belong on the endangered list.
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Arizona Man Faked Down Syndrome And Hired Caregivers To Change His Diapers: Police
The suspect, Paul Anthony Menchaca, pretended to be a woman hiring nannies to bathe and change the diapers of an adult son.
Norm Macdonald Says He Used ‘Down Syndrome’ To Describe Stupidity In A PC Way
The comedian dug himself into an even deeper hole while trying to clarify his offensive statement about people with Down syndrome on “The View.”
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Norm Macdonald’s ‘Down Syndrome’ Response To Me Too Backlash Causes More Controversy
The comedian addressed his comments about sexual harassment victims, but dug himself deeper into a hole.
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Corey Lewandowski Dismisses Girl With Down Syndrome Separated From Mother: 'Womp, Womp'
The former Trump campaign manager enraged a Fox News panelist with his insensitive remark.
Original Gerber Baby Meets The Current Kid In Photo Op For The Ages
Lucas Warren, the first Gerber baby with Down syndrome, got along famously with 91-year-old Ann Turner Cook.
Tear-jerking Car Karaoke Video Stars Moms And Their Children With Down Syndrome
"The idea is, we are just normal mums, we love our kids, they love us, and they are just like other four-year-olds, we wouldn’t change them."
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Growing Push To Ban Down Syndrome Abortions Misses The Heartbreak Behind Them
Proponents cry eugenics while opponents see a bad faith effort to control reproductive choices.
ACLU Challenges Ohio Law That Criminalizes Abortion After Down Syndrome Diagnosis
“If Ohio politicians wanted to proactively take a stance for people with disabilities, they should improve access to health care, education, or other services. This ban is just a thinly-veiled attempt to criminalize abortion in Ohio.”
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Meet Lucas, The First Gerber Baby Contest Winner With Down Syndrome
What a cutie!
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For Students With Disabilities, Quality Of Education Can Depend On ZIP Code
The law says these students deserve to learn. In some districts, parents say that's not happening.
Contestant With Down Syndrome Shines While Making Miss USA Pageant History
Mikayla Holmgren is breaking barriers as the first state Miss USA contestant with Down syndrome.
Mikayla Holmgren Blazes Trail As First State Miss USA Contestant With Down Syndrome
She took home two awards from the Miss Minnesota USA pageant.
Canadian Down Syndrome Society
PSA Reveals The Word You Shouldn't Say To Someone Whose Baby Has Down Syndrome
"The 'S' Word" aims to change the dialogue around having a baby with Down syndrome.
A Moral Duty To Abort
Handicapped children cost money, so parents: abort or face a fine ‘We haven’t come this close to Nazi before.’ With this
5 Reasons Why You Should Be The Parent That Never Stops Asking Questions
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Today my daughter scored “High” on the probability scale of an Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis. She is 15. And she already
People Are Loving This Video Of A Boy With Down Syndrome Singing Whitney Houston
This video is beyond heartwarming.
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Man Proposes To Bride's Sister With Down Syndrome: Will You Be My BFF?
The bride-to-be says she and her sister will both wear white.
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Inside The Coffee Shop Providing Jobs To 40 People With Disabilities
"When you walk in you know that you’re loved for who you are and how you are."
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