Overcoming Mother Nature’s Hurdle: Third Annual 24-Hour Relay Run for Research a Success!

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You may recall that we first promoted the 24 Hour Relay Run a couple of months ago as a FUN way to bring friends, neighbors, relatives, and the local community together in support of LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation and Down syndrome cognition research. As a quick reminder, the idea for the 24 Hour Relay Run for Research …

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Race for the eXtraordinary: Running in the Heat

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For many of us around the United States, days with 90+ degree weather and high humidity are not uncommon in the summer months. This type of weather forecast can make for some very uncomfortable running conditions. You can’t expect to be running as fast in your workouts in the high heat and humidity as you would be …

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Down Syndrome Cognitive Research Receives Nation Wide Support from State First Spouses

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CHICAGO, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/—New Jersey Governor First Spouse Mary Pat Christie was joined by several other First Spouses from across the country in sponsoring the “Light the Way” event on March 21, 2011 to increase awareness of, and encourage support for, the rapidly advancing area of Down syndrome cognitive research. In addition to New …

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WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/—New Jersey Governor First Lady Mary Pat Christie and several other Governor First Spouses have joined together to bring attention to Down syndrome cognitive research, a rapidly advancing area of research that holds great promise for improving memory, learning and communication for Down syndrome individuals of all ages.  The First Spouse …

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