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Wellness 16 Nov 2018 | 6:00 AM Premium

Coping with early ageing in Down syndrome

An elderly couple is taking on the challenges of caring for their son with Down Syndrome, who is now enduring perhaps the cruelest of characteristics often associated with his condition – accelerated ageing.

People 16 Feb 2017 | 6:32 AM Premium

Down syndrome didn't stop her from being a model, and now a fashion designer

Madeline Stuart may have Down Syndrome but she is achieving her fashion dreams with her own label and stunning an audience during New York Fashion Week.

Viewpoints 12 Feb 2014 | 11:00 PM Premium

My neighbour's kid has Down Syndrome

Down syndrome or Trisomy 21 is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all or part of a third copy of chromosome 21.

Lifestyle 24 Oct 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Overcoming odds with Down Syndrome kids

It is important to understand the medical issues involved when helping kids with Down Syndrome eat and speak better.

Family 15 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM Premium

What’s it like having a child with Down syndrome?

A father writes about his own imperfect reaction to having a child with Down syndrome, as well as humanity’s often awful treatment of people with disabilities.

Community 03 Feb 2015 | 12:00 AM Premium

Talk to help Down syndrome children

KUANTAN: A half-day seminar on empowering Down syndrome children through music and arts will be held on Feb 8.

Nation 15 Apr 2015 | 2:38 PM Premium

Kajang man with down syndrome goes missing

KUALA LUMPUR: A 43-year-old man diagnosed with down syndrome has been missing since he left his home last Friday.

Nation 19 Jun 2014 | 12:00 AM Premium

Teen with Down Syndrome chained for own safety

A 19-YEAR-OLD youth suffering from Down Syndrome has to spend his days chained at his sister’s house in Rantau Panjang because she lacks the proper resources to care for him, reported Berita Harian.

AseanPlus News 02 Aug 2014 | 1:30 PM Premium

Fears of Australia surrogacy ban over abandoned Down Syndrome baby

Reports that an Australian couple abandoned a baby with his surrogate mother in Thailand because he has Down Syndrome have raised fears Australia will ban international surrogacy, a support group said Saturday.

Community 20 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM Premium

Hotel hands over money to Kiwanis Down Syndrome Foundation at high-tea event

Corus Hotel Kuala Lumpur recently held a cheque presentation and tea party to hand over RM2,000 to the Kiwanis Down Syndrome Foundation.