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Nutrition

Featured ImageFor individuals with Down syndrome, just like everyone else, good nutrition can lay the foundation for a healthy life. This section includes information on nutrition for children and adults with Down syndrome.

  1. Healthy Eating Habits in Children with Down Syndrome

    Healthy Eating Habits in Children with Down SyndromeThere are many benefits to defining roles and responsibilities in the “Feeding Relationship” between parents and their children.

  2. Weight Management for Adults with Down Syndrome

    Weight Management for Adults with Down SyndromeThis section discusses strategies that can help adults with Down syndrome to stay healthy.

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