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Down syndrome: What you need to know

Down syndrome: What you need to know

World Down Syndrome Day is observed every year on March 21. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Down syndrome (also cal ...
March is Trisomy Awareness Month

March is Trisomy Awareness Month

What is trisomy? Babies with trisomy are born with an extra copy of a specific chromosome in most or all of their cells. This means that they have ...

Trisomy Awareness Month

Have you ever heard of “trisomy”? Trisomy is a chromosomal condition that is the result of a mistake in cell division. Chromosomes are the structures ...