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Down syndrome

Patient Story

Sweet baby, big victories

Born with a disorder of the bowel called Hirschsprung disease, Paul underwent surgery at 6 months of age for a delicate repair.

Patient Story

‘Back up on the growth curve’

When his weight plateaued, baby Connor got eating and drinking assistance from a speech pathologist.

Patient Story

‘You do whatever magic you can do’

Child Life team members brighten the days of young patients.

Patient Story

The power of a connection

The story of a recommendation, an act of courage, a breastfeeding support group, Down syndrome and two moms bonding.

Patient Story

‘A different set of hopes and dreams’

An unexpected pregnancy and an unforeseen diagnosis became a journey to joy for this family.

‘Productive and successful’

Meet Bradley Spidell: Artist, entrepreneur, volunteer.

Patient Story

‘I would have been lost’

Support groups help moms overcome breastfeeding struggles.

Patient Story

‘They just want to belong’

Ballet class for children with Down syndrome provides mind, body and spirit benefits.

Prenatal DNA test gets positive review

A simple test of Mom’s blood appears to do a better job of predicting chromosomal abnormalities than traditional screenings.

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