Medical / Health Issues
Medical and Health Issues
It is known that children with Down syndrome are more at risk than the general population of experiencing a wide range of medical and/or health problems and that these problems may persist throughout their lives. However it should be noted that not every baby with Down syndrome develops problems and for those that do, most problems are now treatable. If you have any questions or concerns about your baby’s health and/or development Down Syndrome SA recommends you speak to your GP, paediatrician or other relevant professional.