Tag Archives: Down Syndrome

Worth Repeating: Strategies to Address Challenging Behavior in Young Children with Down Syndrome

[Source Down Syndrome Online] This article can be found on Down Syndrome Online. Down Syndrome Online offers comprehensive information about Down syndrome, including articles, books and scientific papers. Children with Down syndrome are at an increased risk for engaging in … Continue reading


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Second Case of ‘Down Syndrome’ in Chimps

[Source: Science Daily] Japanese researchers have confirmed the second case known to science of a chimpanzee born with trisomy 22, a chromosomal defect similar to that of Down syndrome (or trisomy 21) in humans. The report on Kanako, a 24-year-old … Continue reading


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Down Syndrome Documentary Coming To PBS

[Source:  Disability Scoop] Deep questions about independence — or lack thereof — for adults with Down syndrome are at the center of a new film that’s set to make its television debut. “The Grown-Ups” will air next month as part … Continue reading


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Behavior Corner: Strategies to Address Challenging Behavior in Young Children with Down Syndrome

[Source: Down Syndrome Online] This article can be found on Down Syndrome Online. Down Syndrome Online offers comprehensive information about Down syndrome, including articles, books and scientific papers. Children with Down syndrome are at an increased risk for engaging in challenging … Continue reading


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Star Of New Comic Book Has Down Syndrome

[Source: Disability Scoop] In a first, a new comic book debuting this summer will feature a superhero with an extra 21st chromosome. Comic book publisher Lion Forge said they will introduce a character named Jonah, a teenage boy with Down … Continue reading


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