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Coping, caring, hoping, sharing – Livemint

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Ka had more than 200 messages of hope, shared stories from fellow parents about their children with hearing loss, autism, vision issues, cancer, Down Syndrome, dyskinesia, various GI issues, cerebral palsy, fetal alcohol syndrome, childhood apraxia of speech, muscular dystrophy, ADEM, diabetes and well, more. Many people reached out through Facebook, some through Twitter and LinkedIn, and…

“Reversal” of Down Syndrome in Mice?

We’ll start by tempering expectations: The breakthrough you’re about to read about has “no direct link” to a human treatment, reports AFP, but it’s noteworthy nonetheless. Scientists say they’ve identified a molecule that “reverses” the effects of Down syndrome in mice. The molecule is called sonic hedgehog pathway agonist, and it was administered to mice who were genetically altered to have…

Aide to man with Down syndrome who died in theater had warned police, report says – died in their custody.

I am actually not sure what to say about this… Robert Ethan Saylor’s 18-year-old aide warned them that he would “freak out” if the police officers were to touch him. — “Next thing I know, there are I think three or four cops holding Ethan, trying to put him in handcuffs,” the aide told authorities, according…

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