How do you know if your newborn has Down syndrome?

Answer The doctor would definitely tell you, but your baby would look different.

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What are the effects on a family if their newborn baby has Down syndrome?

There should be no effects, really. The parents just have to love and care for the baby just a if he/she was a normal child. He/she shouldn't really be treated differently.A:Frequently, the family ... Read More »

What is the difference between a kid with Down syndrome and a kid without Down syndrome?

downs syndrome is a a chromosome abnormality in which their is an extra copy of the 21st chromosome causing the person to have a flatter face slanted eyes and a mental handicap.

What do parents of a child with Down syndrome need to know?

a lot; more than can be described here, and there are many good books on the subject. go to amazon and search for some, and check the feedback and ratings to determine which may be good for you, al... Read More »

Can family history of kids with down syndrome increase the risk to have a kid with down syndrome?

yes. if that is true, then that means that down syndrome is genetic in your family. try researching it up. look it up on google. i highly reccomend wikepedia. the more you know, the more able you... Read More »