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With his floppy blonde hair, blue eyes and natural manner front of the camera, it is not difficult to see why Target has cast child model Ryan in its newest [...]
One young man is making great strides in the modeling world despite what many might see as a significant impediment—he has Down syndrome. His name is Ryan, and he appears [...]
In a series of recently completed surveys, 96 percent of parents expressed no regrets about having a child with Down Syndrome and nearly eight out of 10 said the child [...]
A few months back, I mentioned to our daughter Penny that she would be meeting another little boy who had Down syndrome, just like her. She didn't say anything in [...]
(Reuters) - A concert DVD featuring Neil Young and a generation of music icons will launch this month with live screenings across the United States. The movie and related CD [...]
The federation has amassed more citations for serious lapses of care than any other organization in the state licensed to run group homes for developmentally disabled people — those with [...]
It involves the beating of a 16-year-old girl with cerebral palsy. The perpetrators were the girls' parents -- primarily her father, Judge William Adams, who serves as a family law [...]
Having a child with special needs, whether it's autism, ADHD/ADD, cerebral palsy, Down Syndrome, or any of the other myriad of extraordinary variations from the norm, is becoming surprisingly... the [...]
A U.S. Senate bill filed late last week would limit physical restraint and locked seclusion of students—measures often used with students with disabilities who are considered out of control, harmful [...]
Matt and Meghan Wilkinson at home playing with their sons. The Wilkinsons say Down syndrome is just a small part of what defines their boys. Twin nineteen-month-old brothers Casey, left, [...]