People with Down syndrome have an extra copy of chromosome #21. There are three types of Down syndrome:
· 95% of people with Down syndrome have it, like me
· Three copies of chromosome #21 rather than two
· Two-three percent of people with Down syndrome have...
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Wayne Gretzky and Joey Moss want Canadians to #SeeTheAbility!
Calgary, AB. October 11, 2016. With a friendship that has lasted over 30 years, Canadians have looked to hockey icons Wayne Gretzky and Joey Moss as inspirations of inclusion and respect. This year, the Canadian...
The Canadian Down Syndrome Society announces new website
The Canadian Down Syndrome Society is pleased to announce the launch of our newly updated and redesigned website cdss.ca. The new website has an improved design and functionality, asserting CDSS as an innovative world-leader in the international Down syndrome...
The six families and people who will take over our Instagram to celebrate Canadian Down Syndrome Week are:
September 20 to 26 - Shawn Grieve
September 27 to October 3 - Ruth Joseph
October 4 to October 10 - the Crowson family
October 11 to October 17 - Megan...