Why Is Iceland “Eradicating” People With Down Syndrome?

Why Is Iceland “Eradicating” People With Down Syndrome?

Yesterday, an article appeared on CBS News stating that “few countries have come as close to eradicating Down syndrome births as Iceland.” It turns out that Iceland has made prenatal screening for Down syndrome an enormously commonplace occurrence for pregnant mothers, which has resulted in “close to 100 percent” of them choosing to abort their babies.

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Christine Hammett

Is a baby only real if he is wanted? Please, choose life! Chris Hammett is a pro-life blogger (EmpowerShop.net) and 40 Days for Life participant joining millions in praying for an end to abortion and for Personhood from conception until natural death. She lives in Central Florida and has been married for forty years. Owen Osvaldo (O.O.) is their first grandchild. She previously worked as a graphic and web designer with Empower Creative Services LLC. She also volunteers as a Care Manager (Employment Counselor) at Christian HELP. She’s a writer at Commonsense Constitutional Conservatives (LanternsBuzz).