LuMind RDS Connects with Families and Researchers in Chicago

Categories: Blog, News, Other, Why Support Research?
Chicagoland Down Syndrome Research and Medical Care Conference & Trisomy 21 Research Society International Connect Families, Affiliates, and Researchers with a Shared Purpose Chicago was the backdrop for two great conferences around the topic of Down syndrome research and medical care. LuMind RDS staff had the opportunity to engage with different members from the Down syndrome …

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Press release: Research Down Syndrome Foundation Aims to Expand Research Agenda

Categories: Blog, Ds Research, News, Other
Marlborough, MA – June 7, 2017 – The LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) announces Four Scientific Research Categories that will guide the expansion of the 2018 research agenda: 1) Prevent Alzheimer onset; 2) Improve cognition; 3) Develop gene therapies; and 4) Advance understanding. These Four Scientific Research Categories articulate the future focus of …

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For their son and the thrill of the Race!!

Categories: Blog, News, Runners Program
Meet Matt and Angela, who coincidentally celebrated 2017 World Down Syndrome Day http://events.LuMindRDS.org/2017WorldDownSyndromeDay by running the NYC 1/2 Marathon.  After all the hard work of training and fundraising is done, all that is left is the Thrill of crossing the finish line. Thank you for sharing your great experience with us!                    #lumindrdsCARES  #Race4eXtraordinary Where do I even …

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Bullying Is A Problem. Three Tips That May Help Keep Your Loved One Safe.

Categories: Blog, Other
At LuMind Research Down Syndrome, the safety of individuals with Down syndrome is the highest priority when it comes to the cognition research we support. Today, we take that role a little further out of the lab to talk about bullying. A 2008 study published in the British Journal of Learning Support shows that 60 …

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