Down Syndrome

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MEDICAL & SURGICAL CARE FOR CHILDREN WITH DOWN SYNDROME A Guide for Parents EDITED BY D.C. VAN DYKE, M.D. ET AL Designed to give parents a complete and easy-to-understand overview of specific medical conditions that are more common among children with Down syndrome.

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TEACHING THE INFANT WITH DOWN SYNDROME A Guide for Parents and Professionals M.J. HANSON The latest information on teaching activities for infants, resources for parents, medical facts about Down syndrome and tips for parents on how best to help and enjoy their babies.

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ANOTHER SEASON A Coach's Story of Raising an Exceptional Son. BY GENE STALLINGS AND SALLY COOK Gene Stallings, a football coach at the University of Alabama, faced tough situations on the field. In 1962 he received his greatest challenge: his son John Mark, diagnosed with Down syndrome and a heart defect. A powerful story of a father's love for his son.

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BABIES WITH DOWN SYNDROME A New Parents' Guide Second Edition EDITED BY K. STRAY-GUNDERSEN A newly revised complete and compassionate guide, written by doctors, nurses, educators, lawyers, and parents.

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ADOLESCENTS WITH DOWN SYNDROME Toward a More Fulfilling Life EDITED BY SIEGFRIED M. PUESCHEL, M.D., PHD., J.D., M.P.H. AND MARIA SUSTROVA, M.D., PH.D Provides vital information on many aspects in the life of an adolescent with Down syndrome. By featuring the total young person and exploring major life patterns, this volume aims to provide a more holistic perspective on the adolescent's life.

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VERONICA'S FIRST YEAR JEAN SASSO RHEINGROVER, ILLUSTRATED BY KAY LIFE Learning that their baby has Down syndrome can be very difficult for a family, especially other children, who wonder why people are distressed about an event that was anticipated with joy. This easy to read book can help family and baby grow.

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FINE MOTOR SKILLS IN CHILDREN WITH DOWN SYNDROME MARYANNE BRUNI, BSC OT(C) Written for parents, health professionals, and teachers, for use as a practical and accessible guide to developing and understanding fine motor skills in children with Down syndrome from infancy to early adolescence. Includes activities and instructions.

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GROSS MOTOR SKILLS IN CHILDREN WITH DOWN SYNDROME A Guide for Parents and Professionals PATRICIA C. …