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Down Syndrome World provides easy to read, entertaining and informative stories on Down syndrome research and medical care and the incredible work of our self-advocates.

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GLOBAL is dedicated to significantly improving the lives of people with Down syndrome through research, medical care, education, and advocacy. Visit GLOBAL’s Website

In This Issue

Features
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RESPIRATORY ISSUES IN CHILDREN WITH DOWN SYNDROME

Important insights from Down syndrome and lung expert, Dr. Michael Yeager.

16

COLLEGE PROGRAMS FOR PEOPLE WITH IDD

Plan for the future and learn about college opportunities for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).

22

CATERINA SCORSONE & PIPPA

Actress, advocate, and mother of 3, Caterina Scorsone, tells how having a child with Down syndrome challenged her to open her mind. What she discovered changed her life.

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PEOPLE WITH DS SET WORLD RECORD

Global Down Syndrome Foundation and Down Syndrome Association of Ontario organized an international virtual dance party, where people with Down syndrome set a GUINNESS BOOK OF WORLD RECORDS® title.

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EXCLUSIVE Q&A WITH DAVID EGAN

Activist, motivational speaker, lobbyist, athlete, and author, David Egan, shares his inspirational journey and gives a behind the scenes look at his new book “More Alike Than Different.”

28

CHEF FINDS NEW TEAMMATE

A New Jersey chef finds unexpected inspiration from his new teammate with Down syndrome, Alaina DeMauro.

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