The Heart & Down Syndrome

Approximately one-half of individuals with DS have congenital heart disease. That is a scary statistic! But, modern medicine steps up to the plate here, and with a 99% success rate for most heart surgeries, you can almost count on a home run!

Jett's AV canal defect remained undetected by his pediatrician until, at 5 months old, his pediatricia...


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