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Restless_momMay 23, 2013
susie900852Nov 23, 2011
susie900852Nov 23, 2011
ducky406Nov 16, 2011
DeborahLarsenNov 17, 2011
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By susie900852 Blank
Hi, I have a 15 year old son with Down Syndrome, who is suddenly having changes in his behavior at school. My husband...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur May 31, 2013
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By Restless_mom Blank
My 16 year old son who has DS has been acting out sexually. This is not the first time and has been happening for sev...
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CornponesJun 07, 2013
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By Tonz89 Blank
Hi. I am 24 yrs old and I have two healthy boys aged 6 & 1. I am currently pregnant again and at 13wks I was told aft...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Jun 15, 2013
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By moser81 Blank
My 7 y/o thinks life is just all games and play but it's to the point where he just won't settle down. He thinks ever...
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fungApr 17, 2012
wales12Apr 09, 2012
wales12Apr 09, 2012
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By crhinevault Blank
I am a first time mom to a 4yr old son with down syndrome. Recently he has been having behavior isses such as hitti...
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MglosDec 02, 2012
MglosDec 02, 2012
deenie1831Aug 06, 2012
4myfamily2011Mar 26, 2011
4myfamily2011Mar 26, 2011
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By dad777 Blank
At what age can you stop worrying about your child having Down Syndrome? Is this noticeable at birth? My wife had h...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Jul 25, 2012
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By Pacificsue Blank
I help with a 33 year old Downs person. He has always been verbally violent with an invisible friend and he does pre...
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blownawayAug 25, 2008
Google_QueenJul 21, 2008
SimplyStarJul 19, 2008
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By Google_Queen Blank
I have a 13 year old boy with Downs syndrome he is presently in a summer daycare program with nomal child. Lately he...
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deenie1831Aug 06, 2012
stpmomlvsher98Jul 10, 2012
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By Princess91376 Blank
I have a 14 year old boy with ds. He is smart and pretty high functioning. He is also becoming a master manipulator...
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allmymarblesJun 17, 2013
csd1Jun 16, 2013
allmymarblesJun 16, 2013
CornponesJun 03, 2013
csd1Jun 03, 2013
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By csd1 Blank
Im am 36 years old and 17w 4d and my quad blood screen came back slightly elevated for downs. The Dr said this raised...
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BrohdysMomJun 02, 2013
Dr. Kokil Mathur May 31, 2013
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By csd1 Blank
I had the t-21 test done a week ago and was told it would take two weeks for the results. i am so stressed out. Im 18...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur May 31, 2013
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By kodieb Blank
What positives, negatives and difficulties are encountered by the family members of a child with down syndrome?
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hazeleyes1378Apr 24, 2013
CHENG_MOct 31, 2010
Dragon1973Oct 30, 2010
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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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alapatonApr 21, 2013
fungOct 08, 2009
thyroidianOct 06, 2009
martikadragoonOct 05, 2009
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By shell675 Blank
I have an 11 yr old boy with DS. He has just started the 5th grade and has been sent home for throwing a trantrum in ...
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T2332Apr 03, 2013
CornponesMar 28, 2013
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Mar 27, 2013
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By T2332 Blank
My 7 year old granddaughter has Down syndrome. She can be a loving, sweet child, but she hits and bites people (chil...
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BonnielvMar 28, 2013
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By Cornpones Blank
As individuals and their loved ones celebrate 3-21, which stands for 3 copies of the 21st chromosome, I want you all ...
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BonnielvMar 28, 2013
BonnielvMar 28, 2013
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By krystal247 Blank
My doctor said I was 1 in 30 for my baby to have down syndrome from my blood work, someone please explain Im so worri...
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krystal247Mar 27, 2013
ghettiJan 08, 2013
Andrewf52Dec 23, 2011
hollylinfordJul 02, 2011
Dragon1973Jul 17, 2010
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By Dragon1973 Blank
Welcome to everyone - new and existing members! If you are new here, please introduce yourself and tell us a bit abo...
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CornponesMar 20, 2013
martikadragoonMar 18, 2013
jamie314Feb 19, 2013
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By YoungGirlSoph Blank
My 3 year old brother has DS, he can't talk! Will he ever talk?
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martikadragoonMar 18, 2013
Cali_MommaMar 01, 2013
BonnielvFeb 28, 2013
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By raven_08 Blank
My doctor called me yesterday and told me that it looks like there is a EIF on my baby girl. My doctor also said that...
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