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Laura Larks Elected as Vice President to SBTS Board

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The Save Babies Through Screening Foundation is pleased to announce that Laura Larks was elected Vice President to its Board of Directors. Mrs. Larks has been a member of the SBTS Board since 2009 and a successful advocate on newborn screening.  Mrs. Larks’ advocacy … Continue reading




Newborn Screening Awareness Month Advocate Toolkit

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We have updated our advocacy toolkit for you to use in your local and regional efforts to raise awareness! In the toolkit, you will find resources for spreading the word about newborn screening via social media, a sample letter to … Continue reading




Newborn Screening Awareness Month 2015!

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  Newborn Screening Awareness Month is here and we have some great things planned for the month! Every day you’ll find new facts, family stories and information to share on social media. We have an entire photo album of profile … Continue reading




Register Today for the First Annual SBTS Virtual 5k!

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To celebrate and raise awareness for Newborn Screening Awareness Month, we are hosting a virtual run/walk!Participation is simple: Register, use the summer months to get yourself ready, and then in September, pick a place and time and run or walk … Continue reading




The 2nd Annual Paddle for Kids Event is here!

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“Paddle For Kids” is not only a super fun competitive race, it’s also a super fun day out for all those involved! With food, music, hula-hoop and balance competitions, this paddle festival truly has something fun for everyone and last … Continue reading




SBTS: Packets for Parents Program

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Save Babies Through Screening Foundation’s Packets for Parents program provides free supplemental screening packets to families in need.  This year, the importance of this resource for families was highlighted by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Series ‘Deadly Delays‘ which brought to … Continue reading




Laura Larks Elected as Secretary to SBTS Board

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The Save Babies Through Screening Foundation is pleased to announce that Laura Larks was elected Secretary to its Board of Directors. Ms. Larks has been a member of the SBTS Board since 2009 and a successful advocate on newborn screening.  Ms. Larks’ advocacy efforts … Continue reading




Updates from Washington – Day 2

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Thanks for following our posts about this quarter’s meeting of the Secretary’s Advisory Committee for Heritable Diseases in Newborns and Children! I am pleased to send more updates from this second day of meetings. Update on State Implementation of Screening … Continue reading




Updates from Washington – Day 1

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I am a board member for the Save Babies Through Screening Foundation as well as a parent of a child that had MCADD. My son Noah lived for only a few days in 2009 before he passed away, a day … Continue reading