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HEALTH CARE GUIDELINES

The Health Care Guidelines have been produced by the Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group by specialist clinicians with a special interest in Down syndrome. Click on the links below to download the necessary information 

Annual Health Checks Check List

Cardiac - Heart

Growth

Health Book

Hearing

Thyroid

Vision

 


HEART DEFECTS IN INDIVIDUALS WITH DOWN SYNDROME

Statistics shows that everywhere in the world about 50% of people born with Down syndrome will also have some form of heart defect.  

Read more here.