Down Syndrome Program: Media Coverage

The following articles mention Mass General Hospital Down Syndrome Program physicians, staff, research, or programs.

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June 28, 2012
Down Syndrome: One Family's Decision-- WCVB-TV, Ch. 5
A life changing choice for the McLaughlin family
quotes MGHfC physician Brian Skotko, MD, MPP

Earlier, Easier Down Syndrome Test-- WCVB-TV, Ch. 5
Now, pregnant women can be tested at ten weeks.  This earlier test raises moral and societal questions.
quotes MGHfC physician Brian Skotko, MD, MPP

"Will New Mass. Law Discourage Women from Aborting Fetuses with Down Syndrome?" -- Bonnie Rochman, Time Magazine
Massachusetts doctors are now required to give specific, written information about Down syndrome to women who learn that their fetus has the chromosomal disorder
quotes MGHfC physician, Brian Skotko, MD, MPP

 

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