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Speakers: People with Down Syndrome suffer most from Covid-19
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Speakers: People with Down Syndrome suffer most from Covid-19

Three people with neurodevelopmental syndromes died amid the pandemic, among whom one was affected with Down Syndrome If people with Down Syndrome get infected with Covid-19 they are more likely to suffer more from the disease, research shows. Research on the issue was conducted by the Disabled Rehabilitation and Research Association (DRRA), a local non-profit organization, which released the results in a virtual program on Saturday morning. Although the study was done to see the current situation of persons with Down Syndrome, the results revealed why extra care for them is needed during a pandemic, according to Farida Yesmin, executive director of DRRA, who presented the summary of the findings. She wondered who would be the most difficult patients to deal with in the event o...