Books (links to Amazon for purchase but suggest getting from your library first if possible):

Reproductive Immunology and Immune Issues:

Is Your Body Baby Friendly by Dr. Alan Beer

The Immune System Recovery Plan by Dr. Susan Blum (good book for anyone with immune issues)

Therapy:

Gross Motor Skills for Children with Down Syndrome by Patricia Winders

Fine Motor Skills for Children with Down Syndrome by Maryanne Bruni

Early Communication Skills for Children with Down Syndrome by Libby Kumin

Baby Led Weaning by Gill Rapley

Links:

Local Support Groups

Gigi’s Playhouse: down syndrome achievement centers with locations throughout the US and one in Mexico

Ups for Downs: local support groups with fun and educational events

National Groups

National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS)

National Association for Down Syndrome (NADS)

The Jérôme Lejeune Foundation Stories of Love and Hope (read and share prenatal diagnosis stories here)

Adoption Services

The Cradle Special Needs Adoption Agency

National Down Syndrome Adoption Network

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