January is Birth Defects Prevention Month!

Prevent to Protect: Prevent Infections for Baby’s Protection #prevent2protect

Prevent to Protect


January 7-13

Folic Acid benefits

Prevent 2 Protect!

Learn ways to reduce your risk of being bitten by a mosquito.

Prevent 2 Protect - Insect Bites

Prevent 2 Protect!

Learn how to reduce your risk of getting infection during pregnancy. #prevent2protect

Prevent 2 Protect - Use Good Hygiene

Prevent 2 Protect!

Check to make sure your vaccinations are up to date.

Prevent 2 Protect - Get Vaccinated

Prevent 2 Protect!

Talk to your healthcare provider about preconception health.

Prevent 2 Protect - Talk to your provider!

MI Genetics Resource Center

Welcome to Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center! This website is a public health education service. It was designed to share Michigan and national resources in order to promote population health through appropriate use of genetic information and services.

About Us

The Genetics Resource Center is supported by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Genomics and Genetic Disorders Section. For more information, email genetics@michigan.gov or call toll-free 1-866-852-1247.