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Get the facts: What you might not know about Down Syndrome

Characteristics of Down Syndrome

Some of the typical characteristics of people with down syndrome are low muscle tone, small stature, an upward slant in the eyes; everyone with down syndrome is unique and may possess different physical qualities. Other characteristics might include, slurred speech due to cognitive delays.

There is so much more to these people than their disability: Learn more!!

People with down syndrome tend to be extremely outgoing, personable, and happy people. Their experience with cognitive delays doesn't effect their mood, and they are no different than you or I. Take the time to get to know someone with down syndrome. Many people assume that people with down syndrome are slow, but this isn't exactly the case. People with down syndrome are great assets to society. They hold careers, they have families, they have children. Take the time to get to know more!!