Decoding Down Syndrome: Beyond Labels and History

Welcome to an enlightening journey as we approach Down Syndrome Awareness Day on March 21st. Let's dive into the questions often left unasked.

Question 1: Why is it called Down Syndrome?

Unraveling history, we discover that Down Syndrome bears the name of John Langdon Down, a visionary British physician who described the condition in 1866. Remember, there's nothing "down" about Down Syndrome – only uniqueness and resilience.

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