WATCH: Madness give thumbs up for Down Syndrome Cork project

WATCH: Madness give thumbs up for Down Syndrome Cork project

Legendary 1980s band, Madness, have given the thumbs up to a new music video which uses one of their biggest hits to showcase an inspiring Down Syndrome project in Ireland.

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'He remembers every name of anyone he meets': Sociable teen with Down Syndrome

'He remembers every name of anyone he meets': Sociable teen with Down Syndrome

Helen O’Callaghan speaks to a mum about Down Syndrome

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In regular school, it’s waiting list after waiting list

In regular school, it’s waiting list after waiting list

With HB’s Ice Cream Fundays campaign in support of Down Syndrome Ireland continuing until the end of the month, Health Correspondent Catherine Shanahan talks to one woman who will be ‘eternally grateful’ to the organisation for its help

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Bar set far too low for Down syndrome kids

Bar set far too low for Down syndrome kids

Parents can help their children with Down Syndrome reach their full potential, but more help from the Government is needed, writes Aedin Collins

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Risk of people with Down Syndrome developing dementia 'significantly higher than general population'

Risk of people with Down Syndrome developing dementia 'significantly higher than general population'

A 20-year longitudinal TCD study on dementia in adults with Down syndrome in Ireland has found very high prevalence rates, significantly earlier onset than in the general population and high risk rates for dementia for people with Down Syndrome.

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Pre-natal test for Down Syndrome 'puts pressure on mothers to terminate'

Pre-natal test for Down Syndrome 'puts pressure on mothers to terminate'

A new test has been developed that will be able to tell pregnant women, with 99% accuracy, whether their babies will have Down Syndrome.

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Man accused of raping woman with Down Syndrome 'has difficulty adapting to social norms'

Man accused of raping woman with Down Syndrome 'has difficulty adapting to social norms'

A Pakistani man accused of raping a woman with Down Syndrome does not have the intelligence to adapt to social norms in Ireland, a trial has been told.

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O'Connor shares 'emotional day' as kids with Downs and mild intellectual disability get more resource hours

O'Connor shares 'emotional day' as kids with Downs and mild intellectual disability get more resource hours

Brendan O'Connor has said it is a "happy and emotional" day in his home after children with a diagnosis of Down Syndrome with mild intellectual disability won rights to resource hours in school.

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Kilbane complains of fan chants 'mocking disabled'

Kilbane complains of fan chants 'mocking disabled'

Former Republic of Ireland international Kevin Kilbane has made an official complaint to the Football Association after West Ham fans allegedly used insulting language mocking people with disabilities.

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