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Be a Global Champion for Down Syndrome Research

The Global Down Syndrome Foundation is asking for people to sign their petition of support for more funding for Down syndrome research.Down syndrome is one of the most common genetic conditions, yet consistently remains one of the least funded for research.With that in mind, Global and their supporters, allies, and friends are at "the forefront of a movement to significantly improve the lives of people with Down syndrome through research, medical care, education, and advocacy.
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