Navigation Links
Down’s Syndrome Is The Leading Birth Defect In the U

The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that facial abnormalities and Down's syndrome are the leading birth defects in the country.//

"It helps to understand the scope of these conditions so we can understand the import they have on families around the country," said Joann Petrini, director of the perinatal data center at the March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation in White Plains, New York. This data is the most comprehensive to date as other previously released statistics were based on speculation. The current data has been pooled in from 11 states. Petrini, who also contributed to the report, says that as a group heart-related defects are probably the most common birth defects in the country. This new report will help the Health Department determine "the appropriate allocation of resources for basic and public health research," the report concluded.

Birth defects are largely a result of genetic problems and Down's syndrome happens to be a leading defect across the globe. Additionally cleft palate and cleft lip are also prevalent birth defects in modern times.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Down’s Syndrome Test - Advised in All Pregnancie
2. Discredited Drug may Be Used to Aid Mental Development in Down’s Syndrome Patient
3. Early Clue to Down Syndrome
4. Hope For Stiff-Person Syndrome
5. Restless Legs Syndrome - Help at hand
6. Severe Acute respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
7. WHO Travel Advice to prevent spread of "Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
8. Treatment for Syndrome X
9. “ Economy Class Syndrome
10. Dementia and Down Syndrome
11. Understanding Restless Legs Syndrome
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/28/2017)... ... June 28, 2017 , ... Continually at the forefront of ... Drops™ have received the Non-GMO Project Verified seal. All five flavors of the ... only third-party verification for non-GMO foods and products in North America. , Available ...
(Date:6/28/2017)... VA (PRWEB) , ... June 28, 2017 , ... Guide ...      , No matter on which side of the Atlantic devicemakers do ... device regulations they have to follow. , In addition to the full text of ...
(Date:6/28/2017)... ... , ... Anyone with a remote control has seen the never-ending twists on the house flipping ... get rich in no time. But what about the buyers of the flipper's flip. ... of a flipped house. An email recently sent to Gary Case said, “Just closed ...
(Date:6/28/2017)... ... ... David B. Sosin, a founding partner at the law firm Sosin, Arnold & ... for the Illinois State Bar Association , in accordance with the organization’s rules of ... following a state-wide election and served in that capacity for the past year prior to ...
(Date:6/28/2017)... ... , ... American Farmer proudly announces the participation of Pure Line Seeds, Inc ... to broadcast fourth quarter 2017. American Farmer airs Tuesdays at 8:30aET on RFD-TV. , ... seed. As demand grew, the small company located in Moscow, Idaho extended its sales ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/8/2017)... , June 8, 2017  Less than a month ... more than 200,000 companies, including hospital networks, in over ... as one of the largest online extortion attempts ever ... healthcare market, it is imperative that providers understand where ... data from this — and many other very real ...
(Date:6/7/2017)... Md. , June 7, 2017  Novavax, Inc., (Nasdaq: ... second of two Phase 2 trials of its RSV F ... of child bearing age have been published in the journal ... publication have been shared in prior scientific conferences). The Company ... in April 2014. Novavax is developing the RSV F Vaccine ...
(Date:6/3/2017)... June 3, 2017  Eli Lilly and Company ... results from the Phase 3 MONARCH 2 study ... 6 inhibitor, in combination with fulvestrant, significantly improved ... alone in women with hormone-receptor-positive (HR+), human epidermal ... who have relapsed or progressed after endocrine therapy ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: