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By darienkeay
Hello, I just recently got a job as a one-on-one with a 7 year old boy with down syndrome for next school year. I hav...
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Luciee_clarkeFeb 14, 2015
grammaoftwoNov 02, 2014
SimplyStarOct 14, 2008
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By Jules_za Blank
Hi Everyone, just wanted to find out if anyone knows of families who have had more than one child "born to them" with...
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By Mom__help
My son is 12 years old has down syndrome,he is a nice and kind young boy, but when it's time to get in the shower and...
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By downdad
Hi, Our daughter has occasionally had trouble getting out of bed in the past, but about 3 months into this school yea...
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By pumpkins450 Blank
Our 14 year old son with down syndrome developed diabetes.,He was checking his own blood sugars, counting carbs and b...
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By LaYayii
Hello, am new here honestly before this post id just read other peoples thread in similar situations and id be satisf...
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SimplyStarJun 21, 2008
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By abdr Blank
Hello, am Abdul Rahman, India, Hyderabad, My Elder Son is Down Syndrome, Now his age 11 years old, Now his eating pro...
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nannydonnaOct 16, 2015
davidohnoApr 14, 2014
zulayitaAug 04, 2011
DeborahLarsenSep 28, 2010
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By DeborahLarsen Blank
My younger son is a wondefrul boy of 13 with DS. His speech and school work is at the age 6-7 level. Our current i...
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By Shyxx Blank
I am so sorry to just barge in here but I need someone to actually listen to me. I know I am probably just being craz...
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By rstxpluseight3737 Blank
Hi all..We have a beautiful son named Abel who was born with ds in July 2014...We absolutely adore him but something ...
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By benson1234 Blank
hi , i am 20 week pregnant i had receive call yesterday after my anatomy ultrasound that they found ecogenic focus in...
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By kathy1963 Blank
My 7 year old son has Down syndrome. He is a joy to be with. He does have impulsive behavior. His behavior isn't a...
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artemesia2Aug 30, 2015
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By lesley664 Blank
I have a 9 year old little boy with down syndrome and he has just started hitting himself on his head, he has never d...
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By munnu942 Blank
My 17 year old down syndrome nephew, cannot talk but very expressive and can understand if told anything. Of late...
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By lyingcoworker Blank
I have a co worker who supposedly claims she has down syndrome. But I think she is lying about having down syndrome ...
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By sparklism Blank
I am 12+3 weeks pregnant with identical twins. Last week I had my combined screening blood test, and yesterday I had ...
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Masud1993Jun 17, 2015
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By CHENG_M Blank
Dear ALL, I am seeking the help here. My situation is that: I am at week-21 pregnancy, and I am 41 years old. The ...
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dancingwithdownsMay 06, 2015
Dragon1973Jul 12, 2010
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By yakisoba Blank
my son is 6 years old and was born with down, lately he is having behaviors that seems a tease. He sometimes if he tr...
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By kezza110 Blank
My daughter is 10,she has DS and is starting to go through Pubity already.I concerned how to deal with her getting he...
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By DJR2015 Blank
I have a 30 yr old son with DS. He has started to lie a lot. Does things he is told not to do. We ground him by takin...
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