Down Syndrome Awareness Month

November 2013
Illinois Register;11/1/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 44, p17221
The article focuses on the Down Syndrome Awareness Month that has been announced by Pat Quinn, Governor of Illinois to promote awareness of Down Syndrome, a genetic disorder among the citizens. It informs that the Awareness Month will involve the recognition of individuals with the Down Syndrome for their abilities, gathering of information about patients and raising funds for scientific research.


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