Down-Syndrome - Latest News on Down-Syndrome | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Decoded: Why chromosome errors are high in women`s eggs

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 19:45

Scientists have revealed, for the first time, the mystery behind why chromosome errors are high in women`s eggs.

Jennifer Lawrence to receive friendship award

Last Updated: Friday, April 19, 2013, 12:37

Jennifer Lawrence will receive the Down Syndrome of Louisville`s Friendship Award next week.

US teen with Down syndrome scales Everest base camp

Last Updated: Monday, April 01, 2013, 16:18

A 15-year-old US boy has possibly become one of the first persons with Down syndrome to have climbed a staggering 17,600 feet to reach one of the two base camps on Mount Everest.

Blasphemy accused Pak minor `denied meeting with lawyer`

Last Updated: Friday, August 24, 2012, 13:09

Pakistani Police arrested Rifta Masih last Thursday after she was accused of burning pages from the Holy Quran.

Americans slam blasphemy charge against Pak girl

Last Updated: Friday, August 24, 2012, 10:42

Rimsha Masih faces the death penalty for allegedly burning pages with verses from the Quran.

Christian group to hold conference on Pak blasphemy law

Last Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2012, 15:45

The World Council of Churches said the conference was intended to give a global platform to religious minorities in Pakistan.

Girl arrested for blasphemy; Zardari seeks report

Last Updated: Sunday, August 19, 2012, 20:55

An 11-year-old Christian girl has been arrested in Pakistan after being accused of burning pages of the Quran.

Genetic screening of unborn babies ``may not be 100% accurate``

Last Updated: Friday, June 08, 2012, 19:24

New tests for genetic screening of unborn babies will not be 100 per cent accurate and may scare parents into believing their children will be born with a disability when they are healthy, a scientist has warned.

Down Syndrome patients need early intervention

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 14:16

Experts believe that acceptance by the family and early intervention go a long way in ensuring that a person with DS is able to live a normal life and be socially independent.