This is Frankie's story -- the story of how a dedicated Duke doctor, a tenacious Wolfpack hoopster and an aspiring Clemson Tiger turned a Down syndrome diagnosis into a young man's dream.
Shéri Brynard was born with an extra chromosome and a fighting spirit. Having Down Syndrome classified Brynard as intellectually disabled, and not many people expected her to go far.
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WTVC/CNN) - A couple in Tennessee is outraged after they say a hairdresser refused service to their son because he has Down syndrome.
When Jessica Whitsitt found out she was pregnant in 2016, her husband, Builder 1st Class Brian Whitsitt, a Seabee, was deployed in the South Pacific and would remain overseas until after she gave birth.
A Coles Scaffolding Contractors Ltd firm in Swindon has given 29-year-old Todd Scanlon a permanent, part-time contract after he apparently 'begged' owner Martyn Coles, 35, repeatedly over the course of two years.
In 2017, when Andrew Harris climbed Wyoming’s towering Grand Teton with his brother-in-law Max Hammer and his sister, Amy Hammer, becoming the first person with Down Syndrome to make the 7,000-foot climb, he inspired the entire mountain community.
A 23-year-old with Down's syndrome has told BBC Radio 5 Live that people's misconceptions about the condition make her feel sad.
Meet these incredible individiuals determined to use their talents and abilities to make a difference.
Nicole Perkins works as a teaching assistant at a Birmingham school for children with learning difficulties.