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PHOTOS: DSFN at the Jazz Festival

PHOTOS: DSFN at the Jazz Festival

We are at the just concluded International Jazz Festival which took place last weekend at Freedom Park, Lagos. It was another opportunity for us to advocate for an inclusive society and social integration for persons living with Down syndrome...

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DESTINED TO FLY

DESTINED TO FLY

Growing up, I never had close friends who had disabilities, or to sound more politically correct – friends with “special needs”. I wouldn’t say I deliberately discriminated against the kids who had physical challenges in my neighborhood, there...

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True Perfection

True Perfection

Perfect – a word to sum up my life. The average mother; the average family; the monotone; the precision; the perfection; I have everything, but there was still this void in my heart. What have I given back to the society that has provided...

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Down Syndrome Myths and Truths

Down Syndrome Myths and Truths

Today there are still many misconceptions about Down syndrome and those who have it. This guide dispels some of the common myths about Down syndrome. MYTH: Down syndrome is a rare disorder. TRUTH: Down syndrome is the most commonly occurring...

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