- Alina Alam learned about the enormous potential of individuals with disabilities through an internship program at Samarthanam Trust for the Disabled, Bengaluru.
Published on Aug 01, 2021 11:53 AM IST
By Life Beyond Numbers
Filmmaker Hansal Mehta has reacted to the Centre's comment on 'needing, not wanting' the coronavirus vaccine with the example of his 25-year-old son, Pallava.
Updated on Apr 08, 2021 09:32 AM IST
A new study highlighted the risks of leukemia in children with Down syndrome. It pointed to stronger than expected associations between Down syndrome and acute myeloid leukemia (AML), one type of blood cancer.
Published on Apr 07, 2021 01:22 PM IST
ANI | , Washington [us]
Chris Nikic becomes first athlete with Down syndrome to finish Ironman triathlon, says ‘anything is possible’
Chris Nikic efforts have earned him a place in the Guinness World Records.
Published on Nov 11, 2020 08:57 PM IST
Florida | By Asian News International
Airports Authority to appoint transgenders, those suffering from Down Syndrome at Northeast airports
The AAI has connected Mizoram and Nagaland previous year and is currently working to connect all the NE states in the region.
Updated on Jan 10, 2020 09:31 AM IST
Agartala | By Priyanka Deb Barman
About one child in every 1,000 develops some type of chronic arthritis. These disorders can affect children at any age, although rarely in the first six months of life.
Updated on Nov 11, 2019 02:51 PM IST
Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c.
Gigi’s Playhouse is a national education and achievement centre that prepares young people with Down Syndrome, from infants to teens, to engage more fully in their homes, schools and communities.
Updated on Oct 18, 2019 01:07 PM IST
New York | By Associated Press
Their story has been featured on the Humans of Bombay page.
Updated on Sep 11, 2019 02:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Moin Khan worked from 6pm to 2am every night at Pizza Hut, and also used a small space available to him at Narwal to begin a car washing business with help from friends, and worked as a car washer for three years.
Updated on Jul 01, 2019 02:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jammu | By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria
NIOS 12th Result 2019: The National School of Open Schooling has released the result of Class 12 (senior secondary) examination 2019 on Thursday.
Updated on Jun 07, 2019 03:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rajeev Mullick
Like mental health issues, many developmental disorders are not visible in the same way that physical disabilities are (with the exception of Down syndrome and cerebral palsy, which do have physical characteristics).
Updated on Apr 17, 2019 02:57 PM IST
By Dr Manish Samnani
Meet five differently-abled models who have challenged the options of the profession and beat odds with strong minds and beautiful bodies
Updated on Oct 21, 2018 09:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Drishti Vij
Torell, who had Down Syndrome and autism and struggled to communicate, had been reported missing after leaving home hours earlier.
Updated on Aug 04, 2018 09:26 AM IST
Stockholm | By Associated Press
The findings could pave the way for future medicines to prevent the disease in these individuals, and provide insights into the mechanisms that cause dementia in the general population.
Published on Jun 26, 2018 02:39 PM IST
Asian News International, Washington DC | By HT Correspondent
Advanced medical facilities along with fertility solutions have made it easier for many women to consider a late pregnancy. Here are 5 ways that you can get pregnant, even after 35.
Updated on Jun 04, 2018 10:54 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Manali Shah
Stress in couples during conception could be a likely cause of Down syndrome, says researcher in Pune
Surekha Ramachandran, founder of Down Syndrome Federation of India, was in the city on Tuesday to announce the second international down syndrome conference which would be held in the city from May 31 to June 2 at The Corinthians Club.
Updated on May 30, 2018 04:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Jui Dharwadkar, Pune