Down Syndrome Community

This forum is for questions and support regarding Down Syndrome issues such as Dental Problems, Communication Problems, Developmental Disabilities, Hearing Loss, Hypothyroidism, Immune System Problems, Learning Disabilities, Joint Problems, Muscle Weakness, Respiratory Disorders, Seizures, Sleep Apnea, Weight Problems.
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I have a 10 yo girl with Downs Syndrome and we are running into a situation where she is telling her 6 yo brother to touch her bare botto...
Hi Everyone, just wanted to find out if anyone knows of families who have had more than one child "born to them" with DS. In other words ...
Hi all, I really just needed some opinions, my sister has Down syndrome and is 20 years old. She still sleeps in my mom’s bed and my ...
My 25 year old stepson has Down's Syndrome. I have been married to his Dad for almost 2 years. My stepson has been masturbating and wipin...
It has been going on for a while and we have not been able to suss out the what or the why for why this family member does this. The s...
I have lived next to him for 5 long years. When we moved in my son didn't want to befriend him. I told him he might end up being my sons ...
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