It's another sign of the intensifying battle over reproductive health in state legislatures
Proponents of these laws claim they're protecting children like mine, but that’s just not true.
One day, I'll be the sole caregiver of my adult sister, who has Down Syndrome.
"Don't give up and keep on trying."
Ohio's new abortion law will stop women from obtaining abortions if their doctor knows or thinks the fetus has Down syndrome. Only one other state, North Dakota, has a similar law.
A judge permanently blocked a similar law in Indiana.
"I would give anything to have a child—even if it had Down syndrome. But I would have to decide that together with my wife, of course."
Australia's national Down syndrome swimming team has won four consecutive world championship titles, yet they couldn't qualify for next month's Paralympic Games in Rio.
Listicles say many animals have Down syndrome, but only primates are known to develop it.
A new generation of social media stars with Down syndrome are coming to prominence online, challenging myths about their condition to thousands of fans.
Respecting disabled people as human beings with agency sometimes means allowing them to be people in all of the ways that don't necessarily feel comfortable.
Alexis Cain is Alpha Sigma Alpha's first sorority sister with Down syndrome. She credits her acceptance to her and her new sorority sisters' mutual love for Taylor Swift.