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What To Say To That Stranger With Special Needs ?

'Oooh!' She is so adorable, very pretty,  a voice raved,  gushing about a toddler dressed in her fuchsia dress ..How old is she? Another voice came..the proud mother...

A Wonderful Start To The New Year; Girl With DS Donates...

When I first read about Karishma on Natalie Hale’s page, I was speechless. She is extremely beautiful and quite a composed young woman and it was not the...

Are We Turning Our Special Needs Children Into Inspirational Porn Stars?

Now, before I start getting the flak for it, let me explain the meaning of “Inspirational Porn”. Inspirational porn means fabricating an ordinary deed or action as something extraordinary....

What to do when your Special Needs child is stared at?...

 Down syndrome or no Down syndrome, every child is unique. There are children who are extremely naughty, nasty and then some who are super sensitive, funny and social....

Are Too Many Instructions Confusing Your Special Needs Child?

                               The day I got to know that my daughter had Down syndrome and would only lead...

Can Children With Special Needs Really Have ‘Typical’ Friends..?

  It was a normal evening in my kids' school premises. I was waiting for my son and his class to come back after an excursion. There were Mothers...

Down’s syndrome doesn’t define these young, Israeli backpackers..!!

This was the headline that got my attention over everything else. I was busy glancing at the paper while sipping my Sunday morning tea. The title was catchy...

Guest blogger wanted !!

October is down syndrome awareness month and I would love to hear some of your experiences of raising a child who rocks his extra chromosome !! I know...

Two incidents; one will make you feel proud and the other...

Time and again we come across incidents which disgust us, make us angry and outrageous about the discrimination that still happens at the hands of some people, who...

It’s A Must Watch For Parents Of Children With Special Needs

Having a child with special needs in your life brings not only challenges, but also evokes great emotions and fear of future. The future means a lot of...

3 reasons absent mindedness is good for you…?

I am sure most of you are wondering why am I talking about absent mindedness out of all the possible topics in Down syndrome awareness month. The first...