By Mary Jordan, The Washington Post
March 9, 2014 6 a.m.
To spotlight an issue that is changing the rhythm of daily life formany families, The Washington Post recently held "Caregiving in America" forums in Chicago and Seattle. Excerpts from speakers at those events are included in this special report.
By Robert Langreth, Bloomberg News
March 8, 2014 8:39 p.m.
NEW YORK — Aiming deep inside the brain, drugmakers are testing medicines that may improve learning in people with Down syndrome, an advance unimaginable 50 years ago when many children with the genetic condition were considered hopelessly disabled.