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The Explaining series looks at a range of conditions, illnesses and disabilities that affect children and adults all over the world. The books explain why they occur, how they are diagnosed, how they affect people and how they can be treated.

Explaining: Down’s Syndrome will help you understand what Down’s Syndrome is and how it affects people. Case studies illustrate what is like to live with Down’s Syndrome and how people with it manage their conditions to live full and happy lives.