By Grant slezak and Jarod benoit
More About Down Syndrome
A normal human has 23 pairs of chromosomes, but a person with down syndrome has a pair of 21 chromosomes. It is a condition in which extra genetic material causes delay in the way the child is born.
Some symptoms of Down Syndrome is small feet and hands, poor muscle tone, short neck, white spots on the iris of the eye. They are often short and have small ears.
Is It More Common For Females or Males To Get Down Syndrome
Males have seem to have a more common change to get down syndrome. Its also seen more frequently in Hispanics. But if a female over the age of 35 has a kid its a bigger chance of the child to have down syndrome.
Effects on a persons life
This has no effects but to make everyday tasks harder and difficult for people suffering with down syndrome.