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Congratulations on the birth, or expected birth, of your baby! Now is the time to begin learning all you can about Down syndrome and this section is a great place to start.
The starting point for new and expectant parents in search of information on Down syndrome.
There are two types of tests for Down syndrome that can be performed before your baby is born: screening tests and diagnostic tests.
An overview of possible health concerns for babies with Down syndrome, how to locate a doctor and options for feeding.
Learn how to find other parents of babies with Down syndrome and strategies for taking care of yourself.
Welcome To Holland, by writer Emily Perl Kingsley, is based on her experiences as a mother of a child with Down syndrome.