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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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Republicans shift focus from government in party's response to State of the Union

...that whether you're a boy with Down syndrome or a woman with breast cancer...McMorris Rodgers' son Cole, 6, has Down syndrome, and she co-founded the Congressional Down Syndrome Caucus six years ago to try to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-28/republicans-shift-focus-
Intellectually disabled struggling to find work

...with lots of good programs around the country."Intellectual disability can include conditions such as autism or Down syndrome. But the vast majority of cases are those with limited intellectual capacity ? generally an IQ of about 75 or less...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-17/intellectually-disabled-st
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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