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New Study of People with Down Syndrome Combines Physical and Brain Exercise
March 22, 2021 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, March 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BrainHQ, the brain training app from Posit Science, will be used alongside physical exercise in a new study of people with Down syndrome. The study...
Annovis Bio, Inc. to present at the Q1 Virtual Investor Summit 
March 11, 2021 07:05 ET | Annovis Bio, Inc.
BERWYN, Pa., March 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via InvestorWire – Annovis Bio, Inc., ANVS, today announced that Maria Maccecchini, PhD, Founder, President and CEO, will be attending the Q1 Virtual...
Memoir recalls the hopes, challenges, adversities and triumphs of granddaughter of German immigrant homesteaders in North Dakota
August 11, 2020 01:35 ET | LifeRich Publishing
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Aug. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “I wish someone would write my story,” Carol F. Tuntland’s late mother confided in her. Tuntland knew it would be a daunting task, but...
Buddy Walk Events for Down Syndrome Awareness Get Creative Amidst COVID-19 Concerns
August 05, 2020 09:32 ET | National Down Syndrome Society
New York, NY, Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Since 1995, community groups and local Down syndrome organizations across the country have gathered each year as part of the...
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Study: People with Down Syndrome Show Gains from Brain and Physical Training
July 29, 2020 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, July 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a novel study among people with Down Syndrome, researchers found a 10-week combined protocol of physical exercises and computerized brain training...
The Arc Responds to Escalating Situation at US-Mexico Border
June 20, 2018 12:39 ET | The Arc of the United States
Washington, DC, June 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Arc released the following statement in response to the forced immigrant family separations that are occurring at the U.S.-Mexico border and...
Children with Down Syndrome Can Develop Twice as Fast, Write Physicians in the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons
June 14, 2016 12:18 ET | Association of American Physicians and Surgeons
TUCSON, Ariz., June 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the old paradigm, children with developmental cognitive disabilities (“mental retardation”) were too often considered uneducable and incurable,...
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MDSC Pilots Regional Events to Educate Employers About Hiring People with Disabilities
May 31, 2016 07:34 ET | Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress
BURLINGTON, Mass., May 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress and the state's Regional Employment Collaboratives are launching a series of regional workshops around the...
Campaign to Open Employers' Eyes to the Power of People with Down Syndrome
September 29, 2015 08:18 ET | Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress
BOSTON, Sept. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress will be launching its new public awareness campaign, Your Next Star, on Oct. 1, aimed at opening the eyes of...
Mass. Down Syndrome Community Celebrates 31st Conference
March 26, 2015 15:04 ET | Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress
BOSTON, March 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Saturday, March 28, one week after World Down Syndrome Awareness Day, the Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress holds its 31st Annual Conference to...