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#Down's Syndrome

# downs-syndrome - Saturday 4 February, 2017

'Abortion is leading us to a 'Down's Syndrome-free' world. I can barely type the words'
# Column
# Column

'Abortion is leading us to a 'Down's Syndrome-free' world. I can barely type the words'

Feb 4th 2017, 8:30 AM 25,557 Views 608 Comments

The Eighth Amendment protected my son, and he was deserving of that protection, writes Anne Trainer.

# downs-syndrome - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

A woman shut a toddler in a washing machine for a 'laugh' and no one was impressed
# Bad Move
From The Daily Edge
# Bad Move

A woman shut a toddler in a washing machine for a 'laugh' and no one was impressed

Jul 22nd 2015, 7:55 PM 6,528 Views 5 Comments

Courtney Stewart said the toddler, who has Down’s syndrome, “loves the washing machine”.

# downs-syndrome - Thursday 7 May, 2015

A young girl is cutting her hair off today to help raise money for this little guy
# Lovely
# Lovely

A young girl is cutting her hair off today to help raise money for this little guy

May 7th 2015, 6:14 AM 14,363 Views 14 Comments

One-year-old Cian Byrne was diagnosed with Cri du Chat and Partial Down’s Syndrome at just four weeks old.

# downs-syndrome - Friday 20 February, 2015

11-year-old Irish boy wins SPFL Goal of the Month competition
# Reward
From The42
# Reward

11-year-old Irish boy wins SPFL Goal of the Month competition

Feb 20th 2015, 2:19 PM 27,159 Views 20 Comments

Armagh native Jay Beatty is already an internet sensation.

# downs-syndrome - Thursday 12 February, 2015

My daughter is clever, funny, and full of life. So why am I so worried about her future?
# Special Needs
# Special Needs

My daughter is clever, funny, and full of life. So why am I so worried about her future?

Feb 12th 2015, 1:00 PM 3,800 Views 73 Comments

To live a full adult life and contribute to society, my daughter urgently needs resource hours in school.

# downs-syndrome - Thursday 25 December, 2014

‘We were getting phone calls from every news channel’ – How a young Irish boy took Greece by storm
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

‘We were getting phone calls from every news channel’ – How a young Irish boy took Greece by storm

Dec 25th 2014, 8:00 AM 29,053 Views 14 Comments

Jay Beatty from Armagh had a year he’ll never forget.

# downs-syndrome - Friday 27 June, 2014

Greece star Georgios Samaras invites young Irish fan to the World Cup
# Heartfelt
From The42
# Heartfelt

Greece star Georgios Samaras invites young Irish fan to the World Cup

Jun 27th 2014, 11:50 AM 15,373 Views 24 Comments

11-year-old Celtic fan Jay Beatty, who has Down’s syndrome, is set to watch his hero in action against Costa Rica.

# downs-syndrome - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Boy, 15, becomes first teen with Down's Syndrome to reach Everest base
# Mount Everest
# Mount Everest

Boy, 15, becomes first teen with Down's Syndrome to reach Everest base

Apr 3rd 2013, 10:55 AM 8,806 Views 16 Comments

Eli Reimer is the first person with his condition to reach the base camp, which is 5,364 metres above sea level.

# downs-syndrome - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Wednesday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Wednesday

Jul 18th 2012, 8:00 PM 6,210 Views 6 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# downs-syndrome - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Unborn babies could be tested for 3500 genetic conditions
# Genetics
# Genetics

Unborn babies could be tested for 3500 genetic conditions

Jun 7th 2012, 6:42 PM 4,559 Views 19 Comments

Blood and saliva samples from parents could predict thousands of genetic conditions in unborn babies.