Four-year-old Kennedy Bodurka. Photo submitted Vermilion’s Kim and Kurt Bodurka are looking forward to celebrating World Down Syndrome Day on March 21.
According to https://cdss.ca/, 45,000 Canadians live with Down syndrome. There are three types of Down syndrome; Trisomy 21, Translocation, and Mosaicism, and people with the most popular (Trisomy 21) have an extra 21st chromosome. The Canadian Down Syndrome Society also states that one in 800 births results in Down syndrome