7-Year-Old’s Inspiring Video on Down Syndrome: ‘It’s not scary, it’s so exciting’
LOS ANGELES -- A 7-year-old girl's video spreading awareness about Down Syndrome Awareness Month is inspiring thousands. According to, little Sofia, who has Down syndrome, was abandoned at birth and spent the first year of her life at an orphanage in Russia. Jennifer Sanchez told Fox News her family decided to adopt Sofia in 2010 after their youngest of three sons was born with Down syndrome. Since then, Sofia has become a hit on Instagram, where she shares heartfelt messages about the disorder.