Healthcare Guidelines from the AAP

- a guide to help physicians treating patients with Down syndrome. Revised for 1999.

 

Loving Emily by Emily Wilt

- an article written by Mary Wilt (the mom of a girl with Down syndrome) which originally appeared in Women's Day magazine.

 

What Families Need to Thrive by Marcia Van Riper, RN, PhD

- a review of research with families of children with Down syndrome.

 

Vitamins and Down Syndrome, by Mary Coleman, M.D.

- a review of information about multivitamin treatments for Down syndrome.

 

Music Therapy Guidelines by John A. Carpente, PhD

- a guide to helping you choose a music therapist for your child.

 

Suggestions on Buying Toys by Ann Rab, Ed. D.

- a guide to purchasing toys to foster cognitive development and creativity. This article was written exclusively for Down Syndrome: For New Parents by Dr. Rab.