Tag: Down Syndrome

Baby With Down Syndrome Surprises Wedding Guests!

"Down Syndrome does not define who Braden is or what he will be able to do." About the video: "Down Syndrome doesn't define my son, but it does create challenges that he works through every day. We do therapy at home once a week. We worked ...

Customized Wrist Bands Keeping Children with Special or Medical Needs Safe

These are so great! Share this with those in your life who have children with special or medical needs! Alert Me Bands are the simple, low cost solution that communicates who to call in an emergency as well as alerts others of ANY ...

5 Tips For Bonding With Your NICU Baby

Many parents do not anticipate having to have a child stay in the NICU. This is an extremely emotional experience and can affect the parent's ability to bond with their babies. Here are 5 great tips to help! by Tatum Spruill | staff writer for ...

Heart to Heart: A Baby’s Heart Surgery

Oh my goodness. How amazing is Tatum?!?! She is such an awesome mom and I love that she shares these wonderful stories with the world. Enjoy. by Tatum Spruill | Staff Writer for The Snap Mom When I learned my son, Jansen, would have Down ...

Man Confesses He Asked For His Wife to Abort Their Baby…Guess Why – VIDEO

I can not imagine the guilt he must feel confessing that he wanted to abort a child that he is now madly in love with. I cried several times watching this, and to be honest the thought of his daughter finding out that at one point she was not ...

Selfish or Selfless: A Down Syndrome Mother

Once again I am moved to tears by Tatum! She amazes me. Enjoy... by Tatum Spruill | Staff Writer for The Snap Mom I am a proud Down Syndrome Advocate. It's only fitting seeing that I have a 7-month-old son that is blessed with an extra ...

Choose to Know: Down Syndrome Testing

What are your thoughts about this? I personally always decline the tests because if my baby were to be down syndrome, I would keep her/him. But I had never thought about getting the tests so I could get better care lined up etc. Very interesting ...

A Peek Into Life With a Down Syndrome Child: The Ups Outweigh The Downs

I just LOVE Tatum! I met her though this viral post. She is such an inspiration to me and everyone around her!  The following article that she wrote is such a great peek into life with a down syndrome child. Please SHARE to get the word out about ...

5 Things You Should NEVER Say to a Parent of a Child With Down Syndrome

I think this is a great article for every person to read so that we can better support moms like Tatum. Please SHARE! by Tatum Spruill | Staff Writer for The Snap Mom As a parent of a child with Down Syndrome, I can tell you that anytime I ...

Dear Dr. Who Wanted Me to Abort My Son…

"A study showed that 93% of babies diagnosed with down syndrome while in the womb were aborted. Some say they have no quality of life, that they may have multiple medical conditions. My son has heart problems, that's why God made cardiologists. My ...