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Celebrating Life: National Down Syndrome Day

April 11, 1996, a beautiful baby girl was welcomed into the world and a day that changed the course of my family’s lives forever.   Already having three beautiful and healthy children, my mother often wondered what it would be like to have a “little number four.”  And on my oldest sister’s 14th birthday, Kate was […]

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New Dosage Recommendations for Patients with Down Syndrome

Omega-3 Essential Fatty Acids Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)/Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) Directions for Use The Trisomy 21 Research Foundation recommends that infants, children, and adults with Down syndrome consume essential fatty acids.  However, if the individual consumes fish or eggs fortified with DHA in significant amounts in his or her diet, you may wish to reduce the […]

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New Product: Cooking with GAPS DVD Set

This is the Official GAPS DVD set produced to compliment the book Gut & Psychology Syndrome (GAPS) by Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride.  You will love the clear and friendly way Caroline Barringer and Kris Gustafson show you how to prepare delicious meals in accordance with the GAPS Protocol.  It is quick, simple, and inexpensive to live […]

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Blood Testing Suggestions for NuTriVene

Trisomy 21 Research recommends that individuals who are using Nutrivene have blood testing completed 6 to 12 months after beginning Nutrivene and each year thereafter.  The following blood tests should be completed: •     Vitamin A (Retinol) •     Iron & Ferritin •     Zinc •     Homocysteine •     Selenium •     Tissue Transglutaminase Antibodies (tTGAB) – Celiac Disease screening […]

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NuTriVene Testimonial #1

Our daughter Kaci was born 10 weeks premature in March 1997. My wife and I refused all genetic testing during her pregnancy and did not know Kaci had Down syndrome until it was confirmed she had Trisomy 21 when she was 6 days old. On Mother’s Day of 1997 we attended a seminar on TNI […]

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A Few More NuTriVene Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What age should my infant begin taking Nutrivene? We have many infants taking the product who are just days old. When providing Nutrivene to an infant, we recommend starting at a significantly reduced dosage and working up to a full dosage over a 1- to 2- week period. Nutrivene should be added directly to infant […]

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A Few NuTriVene Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is Down syndrome? Trisomy 21, or Down syndrome, is the most common chromosomal abnormality. Unlike other congenital conditions that have a deletion or mutation, individuals with Down syndrome have an extra chromosome 21. This extra chromosome causes “overexpression” of genes that change metabolism and function of antioxidants, amino acids, digestive enzymes, and other essential […]

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