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Down Syndrome doesn't make her different

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Joanna Morris and her boss Sean, at the Pihl Law Corporation office in Kelowna, B.C. (Contributed by: Scott Klassen)

The Canadian Down Syndrome Society has launched a huge public awareness campaign.

It wants us all to celebrate the contributions people with Down Syndrome make and know people with the disorder lead rich, full lives.

Down Syndrome is caused by extra genetic material associated with chromosome 21, and many people have health problems as a result.

Joanna Morris is 26-years-old, studied at Okanagan College, works at Pihl Law Corporation in Kelowna, and has Down Syndrome.

Daybreak's Christina Low met with her and her employer earlier this week.
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