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Trisomy Awareness Month: Spotlight on Down Syndrome

Did you know that March is Trisomy Awareness Month? In support of this awareness campaign, today we’re focusing our blog on one of the most common trisomy conditions: Down Syndrome. Advertisements

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March Is Trisomy Awareness Month!

Did you know that March is Trisomy Awareness Month? Typically, people have 23 pairs of chromosomes in each of the cells in their body. In trisomy, a person is born with an extra chromosome in most or all of their … Continue reading

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How Can Down Syndrome Affect Communication?

Did you know that one in every 691 children is born with Down syndrome, with an estimated 400,000 people currently living with the condition in the United States? Each October, individuals and associations across the country observe Down Syndrome Awareness … Continue reading

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Down Syndrome Awareness Month: How Speech Therapy Can Help

Each October organizations across America take part in Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a campaign targeted toward raising public awareness of the most common chromosomal condition in the United States. Last week, we discussed some of the common ways Down Syndrome … Continue reading

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October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month!

Did you know that Down Syndrome is the most common chromosomal condition, affecting 1 in every 691 babies in the United States? October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, a campaign designed to raise public awareness of this disorder and increase … Continue reading

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