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Frank stephens, a man with down syndrome and an advocate for those with the genetic disorder, told a congressional committee on wednesday that his life is worth living as he criticized those who believe fetuses with down syndrome should be aborted. Self-advocate and global down syndrome foundation representative frank stephens talks about what drives him to succeed as an actor, model and speaker. An overview of jobs for people with down syndrome and how to get the skills you need to find full or part-time employment.
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I’m a lucky man i was born in the united states in the second half of the 20th century if i had been born in any one of many other countries, or even here a generation earlier, my life would likely have been short and unhappy you see, i’m a man who happens to have down syndrome in this time.
Glasgow is getting set to host the 13th world down syndrome congress, a global event attended by over 1200 families and people with down’s syndrome, as well as healthcare practitioners, education professionals and experts at the forefront of research and best practice in the care and development of people with the condition. October is down syndrome month they most often jump to the quick abortion decision before even a number of these lucky down children go on to graduate. As therapists, we are always encouraging children to run, jump and play there are times when physical activity could be dangerous to your child’s health, however, especially children with down syndrome.Download