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Down Syndrome

30 Dec 2019
Imran loves his job working in a café in Tehran. He and his coworkers all have one thing in common: Down Syndrome. And an employer who cares about them.
25 Sep 2019
A troupe of actors with Down Syndrome in Poland is taking the fight for disabled rights to the stage in a new play that lashes out at the right-wing government, accusing it of neglecting their welfare.
13 Apr 2019
Down Syndrome: A genetic chromosome 21 disorder causing developmental and intellectual delays.
29 Nov 2017
A young woman is celebrating in Minnesota after becoming the first woman with Down Syndrome to compete in the Miss Minnesota USA pageant.

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