Up, not down syndrome : uplifting lessons learned from raising a son with Trisomy 21 / Nancy M. Schwartz
By: Schwartz, Nancy M.Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI : Modern History Press, 2019Description: 111 pages Illustrations, some coloured 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781615994625.Subject(s): Schwartz, Nancy M., 1968- -- Family | DOWN SYNDROME | BIOGRAPHY | MOTHERS | PARENTING | FAMILY DYNAMICS | ATTITUDESGenre/Form: Biographies.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Prologue: The story of Alex's birth -- Shock -- Oxygen -- Light -- Living -- Bumps -- Boob -- Up bow, down bow -- Architect.
"When Alex is born with Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21) the author and her family decide to take care of him at home against the advice of doctors. The resulting life-lessons have taught the author that the happiness and joy that Alex brings is more than worth the struggle of parenting"-- Provided by publisher.