Pregnancy & Newborn Magazine recently connected with Jill Levy-Fisch, President of the Save Babies Through Screening Foundation, and asked her to share her knowledge about screening for newborns and the important information all parents should know about getting their babies tested. To read the complete interview click here.

Exceptional Parent Magazine solicited Save Babies Through Screening Foundation to contribute to their September 2011 issue in honor of Newborn Screening Awareness month.

The resulting article concerns the need to educate families, expectant parents, and professionals about the complexities of newborn screening. Emphasis is given to family involvement in the newborn screening process. Also highlighted is the changing nature of US screening programs due to disorders added or debated for addition to the recommended screening panel.

To read our the complete article you may download a pdf. click here.

Learn more about newborn screening, which disorders are screened for in your state, and other frequently asked questions. More

Pregnant Families

Learn what it means when your baby initially screens positive for a disorder. What questions should you ask your doctor? What resources are available? More

Initial Positive Screens

Find support groups for and learn more about your baby’s disorder, learn about additional resources available to you and your family. More

Families with Diagnoses

Access Save Babies Through Screening Foundation's extensive links to resources available to support you, learn about screenable disorders. More


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