down syndrome :
- n a congenital disorder caused by having an extra 21st chromosome; results in a flat face and short stature and mental retardation
News & Articles
- Miscarriage Fears Deter Nearly Half of Women From Amniocentesis, Finds National Ariosa Survey
Results from the 2013 Pregnancy and Prenatal Care study released today by Ariosa Diagnostics and conducted online by Harris Interactive®, show that medical conditions such as Down syndrome and autism are ...
June 18, 2013 - Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance
- ‘Who Could Make This Show Dumber?’ Bill Maher Goes After Palin’s Return To Fox News
Recently, Bill Maher caused a stir when reports surfaced about him referring to Sarah Palin 's youngest child Trig , who has Down Syndrome, as "retarded." Palin immediately fired back. But on Monday night, Maher took to Twitter to take a swipe at Palin herself — specifically, her much-publicized return to Fox News.
June 18, 2013 - Mediaite
- Lax manager shows team life is bigger than the game (Part 2)
It wasn't easy for Carthage Lacrosse Coach Kirk Ventiquattro .There wasn't time or energy to spend on anything other than the game. But it didn't take long for Kevin Cook, his cousin born with Down Syndrome, to show him the true spirit of what life is really about. In the second part of our look at Carthage Team Manager Kevin Cook, our Brian Dwyer brings us inside the relationship between these ...
June 18, 2013 - YNN Syracuse