Tag: trisomy 21

Ayden’s Beach Adventures

January 2016

“It was a beach vacation specifically tailored to his tastes” Ayden experienced major blood loss during his emergency birth, sending him to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Because Ayden was showing signs of Down syndrome, doctors ran a diagnostic test and he tested positive for Trisomy 21, also known as Down syndrome. Ayden was finally […]

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Debunking Down Syndrome Stereotypes

October 2015

“The Truth About Trisomy 21″ Halloween is right around the corner, autumn is in full swing, and pumpkins are bountiful. October is here and it is especially meaningful because it is Down syndrome Awareness Month! About one in every 700 babies is born with Down syndrome, reaching a total of about 6,000 per year. According […]

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