Issue #9 - 2000

Articles in this issue

General Articles

When Things Don't Turn Out The Way You'd Wish Them
Eliyahu HaNavi and Rabbi Yehoshua ben Levi stopped to spend the night

A Different Seder by Yaffa Leba Gottlieb
When Mommy brought our little sister Mindy home, we all knew she was special.

Ask the Professional
Dear Etty: This might sound like a silly question, but what does 'hypotonia' mean.


Diary of 43 years of prayer by The Jewish Observer
My father, Rabbi Shimon Schwab, left a daily diary spanning the last 43 years of his life

Diary of Forty-Three Years of Prayer by Reyna Hisiger
Dear Sarah Sander

Poetic License

God's Boxes
A poem

Declaration of Imperfection
I am not perfect

Did You Know?

Down Syndrome / Cancer Link Studied
While people with Down syndrome have a high chance of developing childhood leukemia, a new study shows they have only half the normal lifetime risk of getting other kinds of cancer.

For Our Information by Juby Shapiro, President & Director of TAFKID
In preparation for the numerous children aging out of preschool and into school age programs and for those school age children who will be transitioning to another placement this year, in this issue we will explore tips on what to look for when visiting a school placement and how to accept or reject a school placement.

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Up Syndrome