Tag down syndrome

Nigerian Mom, Shade Olusinde Speaks On Her Mixed-Joy Circumstances Of Her Journey To Parenting Her Daughter With Down Syndrome

Mrs. Shade Olusinde is the classic Nigerian mom who refuses to give up hope as her 12-year-old daughter battles for life. She shared her story with PUNCH HealthWise. When Shade Olusinde gave birth to her girl child 12 years ago,

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Autism Specialist, Aanu Senbanjo Discusses The Myth Surrounding DS And How She’s Helping Kids With The Condition Break Boundaries

Mrs. Aanu Senbanjo is an autism specialist and the administrator of Down Syndrome Foundation Nigeria. In a chat, the expert discusses the myth surrounding down syndrome, DS and how she has been managing children with developmental challenges for two decades

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Inspiring Story Of Couple with Down Syndrome, Gareth & Deana Tobias And How They’ve Kept Their Marriage Going For 27 Years| PHOTOS

A loving couple who put aside imperfections to build a lasting marriage is being celebrated after their story made its way to the internet. Gareth and Deana Tobias who are officially the world’s first couple with Down’s syndrome to get

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Nigerian Mom, Olabisi Shares Survival Story Of Her First Child Living With Unique Extra Chromosome

Olabisi is a Commercial Lawyer with one of the New Generational Banks in Nigeria. She is a mom of two beautiful kids, a cute girl and a boy. Her first child, Omorinre Oluwatetisimi Oluteleayomi was born 4 years ago with

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Nigerian Mom, Tola Makinde Takes Us Through What It’s Like Raising Her Special Needs Daughter, Moyinoluwa & How She’s Helping Her Break Boundaries

A super mom-of-3, Tola Makinde has opened up about parenting her daughter, Mo, with Down Syndrome saying she gave up her 11 years career as a seasoned banker to ensuring that children living with Down Syndrome and their families are encouraged

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Here’s What 7-Year-Old Ellie Ochalek Thinks About Having Down Syndrome

If you’ve ever wondered what a child with Down syndrome thinks about it, 7-year-old Ellie Ochalek has your answer. According to the sweet girl, she thinks it’s a pretty good thing, if you consider the words “powerful,” “loving,” “kind” and

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Should They Be Allowed? Pre-Wedding Photos of Couple With Down Syndrome Raises Question

Pre-wedding pictures of a couple have since gone viral on social media for very obvious reasons. This is because the intending couple both have Down Syndrome. While some people can only dream in the hope of finding love, finding love

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Watch Emotional Video of Abuja Based Boy Living With Cerebral Palsy Talk about His Future Ambition

A Facebook user Olola Seun Akioye, shared the story and video of a young boy Eldad Midad, living with down syndrome. According to Akioye, Eldad, who is a twin is said to be the brightest pupil in his class. Now

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Photos: Man Who Doesn’t Care What Society Will Say Marries Longtime Girlfriend With Down Syndrome

A man recently married his longtime girlfriend who has down syndrome in defiance of what people may say or think. Photos from their wedding have gone viral online, as many applaud his brave decision. See photos below. Photo Credit: Facebook

Proud Brother Shows off His ‘Down Syndrome’ Sister as She Weds

A proud brother simply identified by @Oziology476  took to his Instagram page to celebrate his lovely baby sister who got married last weekend. Oziology476 shared the photo of the lovely bride who has ‘Down Syndrome and captioned it: “My D.S ‘down syndrome sister’

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11-Month-Old Boy With Down Syndrome Signs Modeling Contract

A model mum has signed up her 11-month-old son who has down syndrome with her agent after noticing his love for the camera. Amanda Booth 26, a first time mom from Los Angeles, has been modeling for the past 10

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Mum admits. “I wished I had aborted the son I have spent 47 years caring for”

If you find out during pregnancy that your baby will be born with a life-long disability, would you opt for an abortion or proceed to have the baby? Read the story of this woman who wished she had aborted her

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