Health Care Guidelines
Please download the following article -- Health Supervision for Children with Down Syndrome, published in Pediatrics (Vol. 128, No. 2, August 1, 2011. pp. 393 -406).
To view a breakdown of the article by age group, please download the following:
Neonatal - Birth to 1 Month
Infant - 1 Month to 12 Months
Ages 1 to 5 Years
Ages 5 to 13 Years
Ages 13 to 21 Years
Adulthood (Based on the 1999 Down Syndrome Health Care Guidelines)
Adult guidelines are now available too!
To enhance the quality of life for all people whose lives are touched by Down syndrome.
We envision a community that demonstrates acceptance, inclusion and appreciation for those who have Down syndrome.