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The founding directors of the Adult Down Syndrome Center of Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois share nearly 35 years of combined experience treating more than 5,000 adolescents and adults with Down syndrome aged 12 to 83. Read more about the book and order it at the link below.

Mental Wellness in Adults with Down Syndrome
The Guide to Good Health for Teens & Adults with Down Syndrome (New - Published August 2010)
Loving Andrew: A Fifty-Two-Year Story of Down Syndrome - (the preface of the book was written by Dr. Brian Chicoine, Medical Director of Advocate Medical Group, Adult Down Syndrome Center)
When Down Syndrome and Autism Intersect

Following are papers published by the Adult Down Syndrome Center and written by staff at the Center. They are in Adobe Acrobat format (PDF). If you do not have Acrobat Reader installed on your computer, you can download it free from Adobe.


Click here to view the Adult Down Syndrome Center brochure.


Alzheimer's Disease
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Alzheimer's and Down Syndrome

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A brief introduction to the Advocate Medical Group's
Adult Down Syndrome Center (ADSC)
on the campus of Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
by Brian Chicoine, M.D., Medical Director of the ADSC.

Dr. Chicoine speaking at the National Down Syndrome
Congress's July meeting.


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