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Below are the sections that regularly appear in DSAU magazine. Click a section title to see articles in that section. Please note that not all articles appear on the web site, so if you don't see what you're looking for, please check the printed magazine.

Ask the professional

Got a question that needs professional advice? Ask our resident expert!



Some of the issues surrounding children with Down syndrome are controversial, and we have some articles intended to encourage discussion and thought on the issues.

Did You Know?

Useful information, including things that you probably never knew...


Editor's Message

Messages from Sarah Sander, the editor of Down Syndrome Among Us.


Special features, and guest articles.


General Articles

This section contains articles of a general nature.


Reflections and thoughts from grandparents of people with Down syndrome.


Need help, looking for advice? Look no further "help" is here!

It Worked For Us

Ideas and solutions for common problems. These aren't guaranteed to work for you, but they worked for us!.


Letters to the editor.



Looking at life with Downs from another angle.

Poetic License

Poems related to your thoughts and feelings of your special child.

Teens & Siblings

What's it like to live with someone who has Down Syndrome? Family members give their views.

Up Syndrome

Humorous comments from the lighter side of Down Syndrome

Yiddish Nachas