For the ninth consecutive year, “Making Friends with Down Catalunya” returns to PortAventura World. This event, open to everyone and the more people the better, will take place on Saturday, October 21. You can now buy your entries at the usual distribution points.
After playing a part in the film “Heroes” and in the Catalan and Spanish tv show “Pulseras Rojas”, Down Lleida’s youngster Joan Sorribes goes one step further in his acting career by doubling an animated character with Down syndrome at Nickelodeon series “The Loud”.
A team from Barcelona’s CRG has started an investigation to analyze the effects of epigallocatechin gallate (substance contained in green tea) on the facial features and bones of people with Down syndrome. Their aim is to photograph and analyze the faces of 300 boys from 0 to 18 years.