KPBS is kicking off a week-long series on Down syndrome. The topic was suggested to us by one of our listeners.
We'll hear from parents, discover available resources, find out why advocacy is so important and look at clinical trials underway right here in San Diego.
Today we're joined by San Diego parent Colette Cosky (San Diego mother of two, runs Downright Awesome blog) who learned her eight-month-old son Dexter had Down syndrome, right after his birth. .
Down Syndrome Series Overview: An indepth look at how families are making a difference, resources available and clinical trials underway right here in San Diego
- Monday: A San Diego parent shares her story.
- Tuesday: Growing Up With Down Syndrome
- Wednesday: Support, Resources and Early Intervention
- Thursday: Treatments and Clinical Trials, Policy In Play