down syndrome

Crime
The mother claims that the suspect, reportedly a school employee, was allowed to continue working for several days after the incident.
Politics
Democrats see “abortion as the cure for Down syndrome,” Matt Wolking tweeted as the Trump administration moved to stop federal funding of the program.
Impact
Instructor Michelle Roberts and dance studio Miracles in Motion bring joy and movement to kids’ lives.
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Health
As prenatal testing reduces their numbers at birth, an advocacy group argues they belong on the endangered list.
Crime
The suspect, Paul Anthony Menchaca, pretended to be a woman hiring nannies to bathe and change the diapers of an adult son.
Entertainment
The comedian dug himself into an even deeper hole while trying to clarify his offensive statement about people with Down syndrome on “The View.”
Entertainment
The comedian addressed his comments about sexual harassment victims, but dug himself deeper into a hole.
Politics
The former Trump campaign manager enraged a Fox News panelist with his insensitive remark.
Parenting
Lucas Warren, the first Gerber baby with Down syndrome, got along famously with 91-year-old Ann Turner Cook.
Parenting
"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."
Health
Proponents cry eugenics while opponents see a bad faith effort to control reproductive choices.
Politics
“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.”
Politics
The law says these students deserve to learn. In some districts, parents say that's not happening.
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Mikayla Holmgren is breaking barriers as the first state Miss USA contestant with Down syndrome.
Women
She took home two awards from the Miss Minnesota USA pageant.
Parents
"The 'S' Word" aims to change the dialogue around having a baby with Down syndrome.