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Down Syndrome

Adorable video of barista with Down syndrome teaching her protege is a must-see

Nothing sparks more joy than seeing an enthusiastic teacher showing her eager student the ropes.

Woman writes touching 50th birthday message to her father, who has Down syndrome

"I want the whole world to know how proud I am that you are my dad."

Coffee shop hiring people with Down syndrome is fast becoming a beloved chain

As Bitty and Beau's Coffee grows, so does its important message of inclusivity for those with intellectual or developmental disabilities.

Dad with Down syndrome inspires his son — and teaches us all to re-examine our assumptions

Jad Issa's son Sader is studying dentistry and is proud of his father's achievements.

An unconventional Spanish model shares the secrets of her success

Marian Avila is a model with Down syndrome and has walked the runway during NYC Fashion Week

He’s 4 years old with Down syndrome, and his brothers’ joyful keeper

One of four children adopted by a Utah couple, Simon loves to help.

Catholic school awarded for implementing “full inclusion” for people with Down syndrome and autism

By opening their doors to students with developmental and intellectual challenges, this school encapsulates the beauty of humanity.

MIT launches $30M state-of-the-art Down Syndrome research center

As those with Down are living longer than ever, researchers are working to improve the quality of their later years.

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