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Observations on Nutrition and Weight Development in Children with Downs Syndrome

Introduction Children and young people with Downs Syndrome and their parents are faced with a multitude of health-related problems. This frequently involves one particular topic, nutrition, being viewed from a professional rather than a parental point of view, which can lead to substantial long-term health problems and risks. The weight gain in children with Downs […]

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Case Study: Study Shows Benefits of Nutritional Supplementation in Down Syndrome

A new study of children with Down syndrome shows significant improvement in cognitive skills and behavior after nutritional supplementation with antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals. Forty children with Down syndrome, along with an equal number of age- and sex- matched controls, were supplemented for 6 months with a specially formulated nutritional supplement. According to clinical and […]

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