Down Syndrome Resources
Adolescent development and sexuality in Down syndrome
- Down syndrome: Issues during adolescence and early adulthood (svcmc.org)
- Puberty (dsscotland.org)
- The teen scene: observations on adolescence (enablelink.org)
- Sexuality (NDSS.org)
- Issues of sexuality in Down syndrome (ds-health.com)
Weight management and exercise
- Weight management in Down syndrome: The school age and adolescent year(Kennedy Krieger Institute)
- Exercise and recreation for adolescents and adults (Kennedy Krieger Institute)
Research articles and abstracts
- Adolescents With Down Syndrome: Toward a More Fulfilling Life, Siegfried M. Pueschel and Maria Sustrova, Editors.
Disclaimer: The information provided is intended to be informative and educational and is not a replacement for professional medical evaluation, advice, diagnosis or treatment by a healthcare professional.