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wyrpamatzJan 08, 2013
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wales12Apr 18, 2012
EvansMama82Apr 17, 2012
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By pixiemama Blank
Hi I'm 16 wks pregnant and just found out my baby has downs syndrome I really don't know what to expect and wud be re...
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athena2134Jan 03, 2013
Dr. Kokil Mathur Dec 26, 2012
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By athena2134 Blank
I've read recently an article online that taking folic acid prior to conception can help prevent DS. Now, I know t...
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MglosDec 02, 2012
JEWLSSAug 08, 2012
Arti Sharma, M.D. Jul 19, 2012
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By crissy101 Blank
My niece is 7 and has DS. My brother and parents have tried everything to get her to use the bathroom and she still ...
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MglosDec 02, 2012
linsoulisackSep 24, 2012
lisaob1Sep 24, 2012
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By linsoulisack Blank
She has down syndrome trisomy 21. She acts so motherly to other kids at school. But when she wants something she acts...
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MglosDec 02, 2012
tiredmom76Aug 05, 2011
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By momaskingforhelp Blank
My son Jonathan is 13 yrs old was very peaceful but 4 months ago he started changing his behavior, for example rockin...
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MglosDec 02, 2012
k77loveNov 20, 2011
Dr. Kokil Mathur Nov 20, 2011
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By k77love Blank
Hi readers, I am not too sure how I came upon this site, but after reading So many wonderful posts, regarding our Lo...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Nov 17, 2012
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By lovemypreciuslilone Blank
so I had my blood taken and tested for down syndrome and got a call back that it came back abb normal...im very scare...
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courtneyfoxNov 09, 2012
Dr. Kokil Mathur Nov 08, 2012
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By griffinsink11 Blank
My father and mother had a child that had Down's syndrome. I was wondering if its hereditary?
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wales12Nov 01, 2012
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By DeepaliDhruv Blank
Hi, I'm 18 weeks pregnant. There were 2 soft markers found during scan. Echogenic focus in the left ventricle and lef...
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adeptineptOct 19, 2012
Ads88Sep 23, 2012
Ads88Sep 23, 2012
Dr. Kokil Mathur Aug 24, 2012
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By Shery2 Blank
My 35 year old Down Syndrome daughter has stolen from her stepdad and myself and been caught 3 times. The one time s...
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wales12Oct 12, 2012
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By sugarpulm Blank
I'm 27 weeks n they said my baby girl might have down syndrome
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wales12Oct 09, 2012
blessed670Oct 09, 2012
loveyoubabyJan 25, 2012
bobo22Jan 05, 2012
AUNT1May 14, 2011
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By annau17 Blank
I'm a 23 yr. old & 16 weeks pregnant. Doctor called me with an abnormal screening result (1:177) for Downs. Should I ...
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DebsisterOct 06, 2012
Ads88Sep 23, 2012
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By Debsister Blank
My sister is 54 & lives in an awesome RCF. She has had a feeding tube for 5 years because of gastro problems - mostl...
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huyhuudangSep 21, 2012
Arti Sharma, M.D. Sep 18, 2012
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By huyhuudang Blank
my wife is pregnent about 32 weeks. the dr just let her knows that her blood test result saying that the baby might h...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Sep 11, 2012
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By mrz12 Blank
yesterday I went to the dr for a ultra sound to check and see if my baby and the dr tokd me my baby has a soft spot a...
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wales12Sep 07, 2012
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By UncleF Blank
Hi, my brother and his wife had a normal 1st trimester checkup. She is now 16 weeks pregnant and just had another ult...
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wales12Aug 24, 2012
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By Donnahardstaff Blank
Hello, I have a little boy who is now 1 yr old. After my first scan i was told that he would be at high risk of havin...
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wales12Aug 21, 2012
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By Pattss Blank
I need help regarding guardianship. Has anyone gone thru this process and can answer some questions? Thank you. Pa...
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Kate2800Jul 26, 2012
Arti Sharma, M.D. Jul 25, 2012
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By Kate2800 Blank
I have a 53 year old cousin that has never been "officially" diagonsed. Her parents never faced the problem and she ...
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wales12Jul 24, 2012
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By hatcher007 Blank
When my baby was born, the first few weeks all I think of was that he looked like he had Downs Syndrome. I googled si...
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