In the neurotypical population, to enhance a process that already works well enough is a luxury. But what about when the benefit of enhancement is nothing short of life-changing?
We want you to know that we share your chagrin when terms like “affliction” or “suffering” are used to describe people with DS — people we know to be living happy, fulfilling lives, in fact, and certainly not “suffering” from anything.
New to the idea of Down syndrome research and treatment?Here are some common questions we hear about DS cognition research.
We want to show you why the science we fund is important, and what it could mean for people who live with Down syndrome. We’re excited to begin demystifying DS cognition research, and we hope you’ll be energized by the possibilities.