down syndrome

Boy with Down syndrome found starving and locked in attic is reunited with officers who rescued him

In 2010 a boy with Down syndrome was discovered in his family’s attic, starved and neglected by the one person ...

Photographer captures the 'unconditional' love between Down syndrome couple

When a photographer in Ohio was asked to do the annual calendar for the Down Syndrome Association, little did she ...

Couple with Down syndrome proved all doubters wrong: Lived happily for 25 years before tragedy struck

When Maryanne and Tommy Pilling fell in love, some people told them it wouldn’t last. But in July 1995, the ...

Young man with Down syndrome proves everyone wrong, finds love and lands his dream job

So often people with Down syndrome are told they won’t go far in life. It’s a common and horrible misconception. ...

Florida man becomes first person with Down syndrome in history to complete an Ironman Triathlon

I don’t know about you, but I for one am delighted to see the stigma surrounding people with Down syndrome ...

Baby called 'one in a million' after being diagnosed with rare form of Down syndrome, several heart conditions

It’s not like anyone ever expects to have an issue when they become pregnant, but for Melissa Decker, who has ...