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Down syndrome children are treasures

...ago the world celebrated World Down Syndrome Day. I did not know it existed...attention by the young mother of a Down syndrome child born last year. I had never...I will never look again at a Down syndrome child without knowing that God...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/31/let_516579.shtml
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Best & Brightest: Stefan Zotovic, South Aiken High School

...Award, National Merit Winner 2015COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: Interactive Tennis ? weekly tennis clinic for children with Down Syndrome, Regency Hospice, St. Thaddeus Soup KitchenCOLLEGE/CAREER: Attend Emory University majoring in applied math and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/best-and-brightest-stefan-zot
Parents won't let Down syndrome define their children

...That they were both born with Down syndrome makes no difference to their parents...estimated 250,000 Americans have Down syndrome, a genetic disorder that causes...love or care for someone with Down syndrome."They don't understand hate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2010-09-06/parents-wont-let-down-syndro
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CDC: Down syndrome more common than thought

...ATLANTA - A new report finds that Down syndrome is more prevalent than previously...officials said. Among the findings: Down syndrome occurs at a rate of about one...reliable, national statistics on Down syndrome," said Suzanne Armstrong, spokeswoman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/12/liv_42283.shtml
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Study: New testing system improves detection of Down syndrome

...seeking a safer way to detect Down syndrome in a fetus say combining blood...parents their baby doesn't have Down syndrome, a condition in which an extra...abnormalities. About 1 in 700 babies has Down syndrome, which is marked by a broad...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/18/tec_268137.shtml
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Study: New testing system improves detection of Down syndrome

...seeking a safer way to detect Down syndrome in a fetus say combining blood...parents their baby doesn't have Down syndrome, a condition in which an extra...abnormalities. About 1 in 700 babies has Down syndrome, which is marked by a broad...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/13/tec_267800.shtml
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Down syndrome 'Buddy Walk' set for USC Aiken

...awareness and funds for programs that benefit people with Down syndrome and their families. Registration begins at 12:30...activities and crafts designed especially for peoples with Down syndrome.Sponsors include Knology, radio station WBBQ-FM...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2011-10-05/down-syndrome-buddy-walk-set-
Trial begins in death of Down syndrome victim

...arguments are expected to begin at 2 p.m. in the trial of a man charged with killing a 54-year-old woman with Down syndrome.Corey Smith is indicted on charges including murder for the death of Pat Burley, whose disappearance in August 2010...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-03-19/trial-begins-death-dow
Man indicted in killing of woman with Down syndrome

...grand jury has indicted the homeless man charged with sexually assault and killing of a 54-year-old woman with Down syndrome in August.Corey Smith, 29, is charged with malice murder in connection to the death of Pat Burley, according to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-11-17/man-indicted-killing-woman-d
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Columbia County Sheriff's Office says deputy hurt in motorcycle crash was "exercising due regard"

...100 participants in the 13th annual Kelsi Long Memorial Ride ? a charity event that raises money for children with Down syndrome and other special needs benefitting the Children's Hospital of Georgia ? had been briefed before the event and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-24/columbia-county-sherif