Down Syndrome and Life Issues


Unfortunately, issues around Down Syndrome are intimately connected with Life Issues because of the modern ability to seek and destroy “imperfect” children inside the womb.  The availability of both prenatal genetic testing and legal abortion has led to the destruction of thousands and thousands of unborn children with Down Syndrome. Use the resources on this page to learn more about these important issues.

What is Down Syndrome?

People With Down Syndrome Under Threat

Personal Story: Mother Regrets Abortion of Child With Down SyndromeLife News

The Down Syndrome Community’s Abortion RiftFirst Things

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