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Prevalence of Dental Anomalies in the Permanent Dentition of Children with Down Syndrome

Source: Journal of Dentistry for Children - Category: Dentistry Authors: Tags: Public Health Source Type: research

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(Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Thursday declared unconstitutional an Indiana law signed by then-Governor Mike Pence that banned women from having abortions because of the gender, race or disability, including Down's syndrome, of their fetuses.
Source: Reuters: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news
Source: Gait and Posture - Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tags: Full length article Source Type: research
The objective of our study was to further characterize the bone mass acquisition curve in an adult DS population. This is a retrospective study of 297 adults with DS from the Adult Down Syndrome Outpatient Clinic of a tertiary care hospital in Madrid, Spain, who underwent a bone densitometry (Hologic QDR-4500W), for clinical purposes between January 2010 and June 2015.
Source: Journal of Clinical Densitometry - Category: Radiology Authors: Tags: Original Article Source Type: research
Behavioral Interventions, EarlyView.
Source: Behavioral Interventions - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Source Type: research
Xue-Jie Li, Lei Yang, Dan Li, You-Ting Zhu, Qun Wang, Wei-Wei Li
Source: Frontiers in Immunology - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
Conclusions The results suggest that the V information is intact in the speech of people with DS and improves the perception of some phonetic features in Cs in a similar way as for control speakers. This result has implications for further studies, rehabilitation protocols, and specific training of caregivers.Supplemental Materialhttps://doi.org/10.23641/asha.6002267
Source: Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research - Category: Speech-Language Pathology Source Type: research
A proposal to prohibit abortions in Pennsylvania when the sole reason is that the fetus has or may have Down syndrome is on its way to the state Senate after passing the House by a comfortable margin
Source: ABC News: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news
ABSTRACT Down syndrome (DS) is one of the most leading causes of intellectual disability. The aim of this study was to compare biochemical and hematological parameters, triglyceride/high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) and neutrophil/lymphocyte ratios in individuals with intellectual disabilities (ID) associated or not with DS. The main result is the lower HDL-C level in individuals with DS than in the ID group, suggesting a modification in the lipid profile whose origin would lie in genetic alterations. However, further researches are important to analyze if there is any link between trisomy 21 and the reduction o...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Patologia e Medicina Laboratorial - Category: Pathology Source Type: research
Grace Rosnian, a 17-month-old from Strongsville, Ohio, was born in October 2016 with a rare form of leukemia that only affects less than one in ten children with Down syndrome.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
This study was carried out to assess the incidence and association of aberrant right subclavian artery in North Indian population and to analyse its significance as a marker of Down syndrome and to formulate an adaptable protocol for counselling and management of such pregnancies. A prospective assessment of 1024 consecutive unselected pregnancies with gestational age between 12 and 34  weeks was carried out from May 2016 to August 2017 at the author’s fetal medicine centre in North India. The screening for ARSA was performed with Color Doppler using low PRF at 3 vessel trachea view in axial section followed by ...
Source: Journal of Fetal Medicine - Category: Perinatology & Neonatology Source Type: research
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