John Cena meets Ukraine war refugee with Down syndrome after teen's mom used his idol as motivation to escape
Famed WWE star John Cena paid a special visit to a Ukrainian teenager and his mother, who used the idea of meeting the wrestler as a motivation to flee Ukraine. #wrestler #teenager #johncena #wwe (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Down Syndrome Fast Facts
Read CNN's Fast Facts on Down syndrome. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - June 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alzheimer Disease in Down Syndrome Similar to Autosomal Dominant Form
WEDNESDAY, May 25, 2022 -- Variability of age at symptom onset for Alzheimer disease with Down syndrome is similar to autosomal-dominant Alzheimer disease, while mortality data are compatible with fully penetrant Alzheimer disease, according to a... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 25, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

'The Down Syndrome Act means so much to me'
Families have been working together to bring about change for people with Down's syndrome. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Implant May Alleviate Sleep Apnea in Teens With Down Syndrome Implant May Alleviate Sleep Apnea in Teens With Down Syndrome
Hypoglossal nerve stimulation is safe and effective in teens with co-morbid Down syndrome and persistent sleep apnea as a result of adenotonsillectomy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - April 27, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Upper Airway Stimulation Helps Sleep Apnea in Teens With Down Syndrome
(MedPage Today) -- Upper airway stimulation appeared safe and effective in improving severe persistent obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in adolescents with Down syndrome, a small multi-center cohort study found. In this first study to evaluate upper... (Source: MedPage Today Neurology)
Source: MedPage Today Neurology - April 25, 2022 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Tongue Stimulator Shows Promise as Sleep Apnea Treatment in Kids With Down Syndrome
Title: Tongue Stimulator Shows Promise as Sleep Apnea Treatment in Kids With Down SyndromeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/22/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/22/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Sleep General)
Source: MedicineNet Sleep General - April 22, 2022 Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: news

Upper Airway Stimulation Effective in Teens With Down Syndrome, OSA
THURSDAY, April 21, 2022 -- For adolescents with Down syndrome and severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), upper airway stimulation is safe and effective, according to a study published online April 21 in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head& Neck... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 21, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Walmart seeks new trial in wrongful termination of longtime employee with Down syndrome
In a new court filing out late Tuesday, Walmart said it did not know about the link between Spaeth's disability and her struggles to adapt to a new work schedule #courtfiling #walmart #spaeth (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Supervision Discussed for Children With Down Syndrome
MONDAY, April 18, 2022 -- In a clinical report published online April 18 in Pediatrics, guidelines are presented for the health supervision of children and adolescents with Down syndrome. Marilyn J. Bull, M.D., from Indiana University School of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

For people with Down syndrome, a longer life, but under a cloud
Up to 90 percent of people with the genetic condition develop Alzheimer’s disease. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - April 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Laurie McGinley Source Type: news

Concern over new Down's syndrome law championed by Tory MP Dr Liam Fox
Disability rights campaigners fear the new law could lead to discrimination between people with different types of learning difficulties such as Harry Cartmill, right, and his friend Joey Unwin. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dubai Festival of Joy for Children with ASD and Down Syndrome
The event was organised to mark the UAE ' s observing of the International Autism Day and Down Syndrome Day that falls on March 21 and April 2 every year, respectively (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - March 28, 2022 Category: Disability Tags: Middle East Source Type: news

Corns, Calluses and Properly Fitting Children ’ s Shoes
Discussion Probably the most common foot problem is foot pain or skin problems. This can be due to chronic and acute trauma, mobility issues, normal development, activities and footwear. Common foot problems include: Acute trauma is probably one of the most common reason patients and families seek care for is pain after acute trauma. Children prior to full puberty with acute trauma may have a growth plate fractures or Salter-Harris fractures which can be reviewed here. Apophysitis and tendonitis are common overuse injuries where there is irritation of the tendon and its insertion points. Chronic overuse can also lead to f...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - March 28, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

What Are 4 Symptoms of Down Syndrome?
Title: What Are 4 Symptoms of Down Syndrome?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/3/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/25/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - March 25, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news