What is Down Syndrome?

Hello people, Christmas is around the corner ! I guess you are excited…

Now, lets continue on our journey or lets say our lecture on Down Syndrome.
Now, what is Down Syndrome?
Down Syndrome usually shortened as DS is also called Trisomy 21 is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all or part of a third copy of chromosome 21. It is typically associated with physical growth delays, characteristic facial features , and mild to moderate intellectual disability.
It is common to experience a wide range of emotions when your baby is born with Down syndrome . While you have joy from your child’s birth,you will also need to learn about and care for his or her special health care needs.

Most families choose to raise their child, while some consider foster care or adoption.

Support groups and organizations can assist you in making the best decision for your family.

Hope you find this piece of information useful…

If you have questions as regards this, please ask on !

Lots of Love !

 

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