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The federal Achieving a Better Life Experience (“ABLE”) Act. allows individuals with disabilities to save and invest money without losing eligibility for certain public benefits

Aging and Down Syndrome

Adults with Down syndrome are now reaching old age on a regular basis and are commonly living into their 50s, 60s and 70s.

Anesthesia and Down Syndrome

by Dr. James Hunt Note from ADSA: ADSA Board Member, Dr. James Hunt wrote this article currently found on NDSS website. Helpful for anyone concerned

Co-Occuring Conditions

People with Down syndrome are at increased risk for certain health problems compared to the general population. This section offers information about these health issues.

National Down Syndrome Month

In 1984 October was declared National Down Syndrome Awareness Month by President Ronald Regan. The resolution notes that “public awareness and acceptance of the capabilities

The Groove

One of the most interesting and consistent findings from the Adult Down Syndrome Center is the discovery that people with DS need sameness, repetition and

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