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World Down Syndrome Day!

The date tomorrow is 3/21... World Down Syndrome Day! This day is officially acknowledged by the United Nations as a day to celebrate, educate, and advocate for individuals with Down syndrome. This particular date was chosen because it signifies the 3 copies of the 21st chromosome that people with Down syndrome have. People celebrate in… Continue reading World Down Syndrome Day!

Down syndrome, inclusion, Ivy Joy, prenatal diagnosis, the lucky few, tribe

Down Syndrome Awareness Month… Why?

I've been wanting to write this post for awhile, but as is usual for me, I struggled putting words to my thoughts!┬áPart of why I struggle to write, is that there are so many ways my brain wants to go and I have trouble figuring out how to organize it all! Please bear with me… Continue reading Down Syndrome Awareness Month… Why?