Her name is Karrie and she’s awesome.
Connie Feda has been making “Dolls for Downs” so children with Down syndrome can play with a doll that looks the way they do.
This is a really awful story.
Laws proposed in several states could imprison doctors who provide an abortion because a fetus has a genetic abnormality.
4-year-old Seb White helps bring the holiday cheer in a new print and TV ad for Mark & Spencer.
Dogs are our link to paradise: they don’t know evil or jealousy, they teach us friendship and selflessness, but most of all they have a unwavering loyalty.
Greg Zenas had never played varsity soccer before, even though he has been team manager for the Dexter, Michigan high school for the last six years. On October 4, his team and coach Scott Forrester surprised him with the opportunity to play.
Scott Widak has Down syndrome and suffers from liver disease, and he loves receiving mail. His nephew Sean posted his P.O. Box on reddit and the site’s users responded with hundreds of letters, packages, and gifts. Reddit users are really on a good deeds roll lately. (via mashable.com)
OMG! CUTE! WIN! (via styleite.com)
After Sarah Palin once more tried to score cheap political points on the fact that her son has Down syndrome, the voice actress from ‘Family Guy’ - who was born with Down syndrome herself - comes out and sets things straight. Not surprisingly, she comes across as far more intelligent, coherent and reflected than the former governor. View Image ›
Today’s feel-good story: Matt Ziesel of Benton High School in Missouri scores a touchdown for his team to make the score 46-6. Matt - who’s a huge football fan - has Down Syndrome, and his coach asked the opposing team to let Matt get the TD he’s always dreamed of. Here’s his scoring run. Watch Video ›
Australian authorities have rejected a German doctor’s application for permanent residency, saying his son, who has Down syndrome, does not “meet the health requirement” and that his condition will “result in significant and ongoing cost” to the community.