AWW | Down Syndrome

Ann Sherry and her son Nicholas. Photography by Nick Cubbin. Styling by Jamela Duncan. Having a disabled son taught me about love

She is one of Australia's most accomplished chief executive officers, but her greatest achievement is seeing her son,...

To you, he's a Down syndrome baby - to me he's just perfect To you, he's a Down syndrome baby - to me, he's just perfect To some people, Katrina Abianac's eight-month-old son Parker is just another Down syndrome baby but... Why my son is different Why my son is different Julius is four years old, he has Down syndrome, and he is featuring in his second advertising... Boy with Down syndrome breaks Everest record Boy with Down syndrome breaks Everest record A 15-year-old boy has become the first teen with Down syndrome to reach Everest Base Camp.
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'Why did I cry?': A loving dad on finding out his beautiful child was born with Down syndrome 'Why did I cry?': A loving dad writes about his beautiful daughter with Down syndrome I’m not sure how most fathers react when they are told that their newborn baby has Down syndrome,...
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Meet my beautiful child with Down syndrome Meet my beautiful child with Down syndrome
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Mum creates 'dolls with Down syndrome' for her daughter Mum creates 'dolls with Down syndrome' for her daughter Like many mothers of children with Down syndrome, Connie Feda was frustrated by the lack of dolls...
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'You are my hero': A mum's letter to her baby with Down syndrome 'You are my hero': A mum's letter to her baby with Down syndrome Kylee Davie's four-year-old daughter Veronika was born with Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and a...
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The furore surrounding my model child: a mother responds The furore surrounding my model child: a mother responds Catia Malaquias' son Julius is a model. He also has Down syndrome. Catia shared Julius' story in our...
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My little boy is a model - and he has Down syndrome My little boy is a model - and he has Down syndrome Julius is like any three-year-old, energetic and curious. He is also a child model, which his mum,... We refused to give up our beautiful boy We refused to give up our beautiful baby with Down syndrome Over 40 years ago, Kevin and Shirley Orr defied doctors and kept their baby with Down syndrome. Now,...
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Special Olympian pens passionate protest against 'retard' insult Special Olympian pens passionate protest against 'retard' insult A Special Olympian with Down syndrome has penned a touching open letter protesting against the use...
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Mother's emotional reunion with missing boy Mother's emotional reunion with missing boy A mother's emotional reunion with her missing four-year-old son has been caught on camera.
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Meet the newest Down syndrome supermodel Meet the newest Down syndrome supermodel
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I'm a big deal – my extra chromosome isn't I'm a big deal – my extra chromosome isn't
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I wasn't supposed to live – now I'm walking Meet the toddler who shouldn't be alive Four years after doctors said she probably wouldn't live, let alone walk, Veronika Davie took her...
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The beautiful faces of Down syndrome The beautiful faces of Down syndrome
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