As you know, DGH will be recognizing World Down Syndrome Day this Friday, March 13. Want to learn more about this day and Down syndrome? Check out the link to the Canadian Down Syndrome Society’s website by clicking here. This organization believes in providing clear and correct information regarding Down syndrome. For example, did you know that there is no known cause for Down syndrome and that the sole characteristic common to all people with Down syndrome is the presence of extra genetic material associated with the 21st chromosome? Check out their FAQ page to learn more.