Down Syndrome

Sally Phillips
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Jeff Katz
February 26, 2020 - 2:37 pm
English actress Sally Phillips is working to change an abortion law in the UK that allows Down syndrome babies to be aborted up until birth. Read more below!
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Jeff Katz
February 18, 2020 - 3:27 pm
The number of late term abortions on children with Down syndrome has doubled in the UK. Read more below.
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Jeff Katz
February 07, 2020 - 10:59 am
A six-year-old in Pennsylvania pointed a finger gun at her teacher and now has a police record. Read more below!
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Jeff Katz
November 15, 2019 - 12:05 pm
CBS News tweeted out a story lauding Iceland for nearly eliminating Down syndrome within the country ... through abortions. CBS' On Assignment did a story on Monday on Down syndrome "disappearing" from Iceland. And while there was a spotlight on abortion, the report praised the country for "...
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Jeff Katz
November 04, 2019 - 4:18 pm
It's stories like this that just warm your heart. Two high school students in Colorado with Down syndrome were named homecoming king and queen Friday night. Noah Stokes and Khrystya Gordon were selected by their classmates at Arapahoe High School's homecoming game on Friday and were recognized...
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Jeff Katz
August 07, 2019 - 5:17 pm
A Facebook post about two Busch Gardens employees who sat with a man with Down syndrome on a roller coaster has gone viral. Nadia Kl said in her post that her brother wanted to go on the ride, but she was worried about how he would deal with it once the coaster reached the top. Then, two employees...
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Jeff Katz
July 11, 2019 - 4:29 pm
Sadly, this is a true story. The mother of a child with Down syndrome is suing the British National Health Service, claiming the system failed to test her child for the condition before he was born. Edyta Mordel, 33, said the health system did not perform a prenatal screening for Down syndrome even...
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Jeff Katz
June 22, 2019 - 10:03 am
Los Angeles Angels slugger and future Hall of Famer Albert Pujols has had quite a week, but the most special thing he did did not happen on the baseball diamond. Tuesday night, after the Angels' 3-1 win over the Toronto Blue Jays at the Rogers Centre, Pujols was captured on video jogging over to a...
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Jeff Katz
June 12, 2019 - 12:07 pm
Keep the tissues handy, may get a little dusty in here in a minute. Students from Louisa County High School made a "GoBabyGo Cart" for five-year-old Brandon Bristow, a Thomas Jefferson Elementary student with a dual diagnosis of Down Syndrome and autism. The "GoBabyGo Cart" is a small go-cart made...
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