Parents like us can take credit for the rise in visibility of kids and adults with Down syndrome, both in the public view and in the media. Pinterest Down syndrome is gaining a new type of visibility more
There’s A Finnish Punk Band Made Up Of Men With Down Syndrome That Is Raising Awareness Of The Condition
It’s official. Finland gets the best bands. Last month, we found out about heavy-metal-dinosaur kids’ band Hevisaurus. Now, we’ve discovered Pertti Kurikan Nimipäivät, a punk band made up of men with Syndrome.
Jason Can’t Count Past 10, but He Has ‘Incredible Wisdom’: Disabled Dad Describes Raising a Son With Down Syndrome
When Tim McGuire was in college, he wrote a paper about what it would be like to find out you were going to have a child with a disability. Being physically disabled himself, McGuire could offer a first-hand
Texas Family Welcomes Chinese Orphan With Down Syndrome in Emotional Video. Her First Word to Them Is a Tear-Jerker.
Audrey Shook knew she wanted to adopt a child from China before she was even married. She and her husband, her high school sweetheart, put off adoption for a nearly a decade after she got pregnant naturally,
‘Alice did not feel like my other children – and part of my instinct was to pull away from her. She could feel my rejection’ Alice was born with Down’s syndrome, but she is no different to any other little
Good News It’s been a big year for Madeline Stuart, the 19-year-old model from Queensland, Australia, who’s been busy proving that one look doesn’t fit all in the fashion world. She’s walked in multiple
Suzie Barry had an unusual request, but tattoo artist Jason Ward was happy to oblige. Suzie Barry gave tattoo artist Jason Ward an odd request the first time she walked into his shop:She wanted him to
Art director Alan Lawrence is paying tribute to Down Syndrome Awareness Month by giving his son Wil more opportunities to fly. The dedicated dad first began the uplifting Wil Can Fly series by photoshopping
Looking at model Madeline Stuart, you probably notice her long mane of red hair, her freckles, and her gorgeous blue eyes. But what you may or may not see right away is that she has Down syndrome. After
Folk costumes, gifts, carol-singing and a visit from the man in red himself: a celebration in Romania last week was rich in Christmas cheer. But it had a serious element as well. The gathering — featuring