- DNA blood tests show prenatal screening promise Updated: Feb-26-14 6:10 pm
- Globetrotters sign 3-point ace with Down syndrome Updated: Feb-25-14 1:00 pm
- SD lawmakers reject abortion ban for Down syndrome Updated: Feb-20-14 3:08 pm
- EXCHANGE: Down syndrome boy snags buzzer beater Updated: Feb-14-14 5:21 pm
A DNA test of a pregnant woman's blood is more accurate than current methods of screening for Down syndrome and other common disorders, new research finds. If other studies bear this out, it could transform prenatal care by giving a more reliable, non-invasive way to detect these problems very early in pregnancy.
PHILADELPHIA - Kevin Grow, a high school senior with Down syndrome who became an Internet hit with his 3-point shooting, will play next month for the Harlem Globetrotters.
PIERRE, South Dakota - A measure that would have banned aborting fetuses diagnosed with Down syndrome was rejected by a South Dakota legislative committee Thursday, with lawmakers saying it could jeopardize the state's legal defense of abortion restrictions passed in previous years.
ROCKFORD, Illinois - At that moment, it didn't matter that Megan Trilk was the cheerleading coach for Holy Family.