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"What kind of society do you want to live in?": Inside the country where Down syndrome is disappearing


CBS News - Aug 14, 2017
With the rise of prenatal screening tests across Europe and the United States, the number of babies born with Down syndrome has significantly decreased, but few countries have come as close to eradicating Down syndrome births as Iceland. Since prenatal ...
 

CBS Reports Iceland Has 'Virtually Eliminated' Down Syndrome with Abortion


Townhall - Aug 15, 2017
CBS featured a story Monday about “the country where Down syndrome is disappearing,” namely Iceland. Had they uncovered an amazing new treatment for the chromosome abnormality that causes Down syndrome? No, CBS was reporting on the prenatal ...
 

Behind the Lens: Iceland's Down syndrome dilemma


CBS News - Aug 11, 2017
More than 90 percent of Icelanders trace their ancestors back to the Vikings; they're also remarkably unified on the ethical questions posed by genetic testing.
 

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Down syndrome (trisomy 21) - causes, symptoms, diagnosis, & pathology


What is Down syndrome (trisomy 21)? Down syndrome is a set of symptoms that arise from a genetic abnormality, in which an individual's cells have an extra ...
 

Girl Tells the World That Down Syndrome Is 'Not Scary'


In an inspiring viral video on her Facebook page, Sofia Sanchez uses to her own words to reach out to others that may be afraid of her condition.
 

People With Down Syndrome Speak Out


World Down Syndrome Day is March 21st. People with Down syndrome and their parents talk with us about their lives. Subscribe for more videos: ...
 

Is Iceland on track to eliminate Down Syndrome?


Over the past decade, Iceland has virtually eliminated new cases of Down syndrome through widespread use of genetic testing. But some are troubled by a ...
 

Model With Down Syndrome Challenges Beauty Stereotypes


SUBSCRIBE to Barcroft TV: http://bit.ly/Oc61Hj THE first model with Down Syndrome to front a beauty campaign is hoping to shake up the industry and prove that ...