Spina Bifida Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Resources
In this video series, Ciarlo shows how individuals with spina bifida can build independence. Topics include: navigating stairs, sitting, self-care, moving with crutches, and exercise.
Fast Facts about Birth Defects
Did you know that spina bifida is the most common permanently disabling birth defect in the U.S.? Learn more spina bifida facts and help spread the word.
Get the facts about fetal surgery then share this infographic with your friends and family to help raise awareness of the ways babies can be treated for serious and life-threatening conditions even before they’re born.
See step-by-step illustrations of the stages involved in fetal repair of spina bifida.
The American Pregnancy Association is a national health organization that promotes reproductive and pregnancy wellness through education, support, advocacy and community awareness.
Before Avery was born, doctors discovered she had spina bifida, and she underwent fetal surgery. Fast forward four years, and see Avery run, jump and play.
This spina bifida video series talks about how to deal with a spina bifida diagnosis for your unborn child, from prenatal diagnosis, to treatment options, delivery and follow-up care at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Connor has been in the spotlight since before he was born. Doctors closed a hole in his spine while he was still in his mother's womb. Follow his journey.
Families who faced the diagnosis of a birth defect join clinicians in sharing what makes the Wood Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment the best place for prenatal diagnosis, fetal care and fetal surgery.
This video about fetal surgery for spina bifida explains spina bifida treatment options, the benefits of spina bifida surgery before birth and more.
Watch highlights from the 10th birthday celebration of the Garbose Family Special Delivery Unit at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Watch a short video highlighting key aspects of spina bifida care provided at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
A video with illustrations explains the intricate steps involved in performing spina bifida surgery before birth and the expert fetal surgery team involved.
March of Dimes is an international organization that works to prevent birth defects, premature birth, and infant mortality and to support expectant and new parents.
The Spina Bifida Association is a comprehensive source of information and resources about spina bifida, the most common permanently disabling birth defect in the United States.
The mission of the Spina Bifida Association of Delaware Valley is to promote the prevention of spina bifida and to enhance the lives of all affected.