Down Syndrome is one of the leading causes of deficiency of births from all around the world. White people are the leading number of down syndrome babies born each year. they have to get special needed help. either their parents spend every living breath with them, or they hire a specialist teacher to come in and help with their child. Maybe you think that down syndrome children are dumb or they can't do anything a "regular" person can't do, you're wrong. (http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=9091876) that video is a down syndrome kid who does MMA, well, very well. he doesn't get all the attention he needs. He may not be a 'regular" person but he can beat you up. He hasn't lost a fight yet. Yet if he does, the person who beats him might get alot of criticism. He is an outstanding fighter. Down Syndrome may not be what you want your child to have, but it will bring an amazing jolt of excitement in your life.