The extra chromosome is extra special. I was told by a captain who takes people on dolphin outings in Florida that every time a Down Syndrome child is on board dolphins are guaranteed to show up. Never fails.
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A great image of family love and joy. Down syndrome (DS or DNS) also known as 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. The average IQ of a young adult with Down syndrome is 50 equivalent to the mental ability of an 8- or 9-year-old child but this can vary widely. The parents of the affected…
Keep Calm It's Only (One Extra Chromosome) Me. For Down Syndrome awareness. Apparel and merchandise by Samuel Sheats on Redbubble. October is Down Syndrome Awareness month. World Down Syndrome Day is March