This amendment to the Public Health Code established a Birth Defects Registry and required the reporting of diagnosed birth defects and biochemical or genetic disease.
This website provides information about the effects of genetic variations on human health with details on genetic conditions, genes, and chromosomes.
This program strives to pursue two goals: to provide answers to patients with mysterious conditions that have long eluded diagnosis and to advance medical knowledge about rare and uncommon diseases.
NIH is the largest source of funding for medical research in the world, with research focusing on particular diseases or body systems.
NHIC is a health information referral service putting health professionals and consumers who have health questions in touch with those organizations that are best able to provide answers.
This website provides a variety of health information on general health topics or prevention information specific for your age and sex.
CDC collaborates to create the expertise, information and tools people and communities need to protect their health through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability and preparedness for new health threats.
A directory of informational websites from the National Institute of Health on a variety of genetic conditions from facts to testing and clinical studies.
The world’s leading nonprofit health advocacy organization committed to transforming health through genetics. Our open network connects members of parent and family groups, community organizations, disease-specific advocacy organizations, professional societies, educational institutions, corporations, and government agencies to create novel partnerships. We actively engage in improving access to information for individuals, families and communities, while supporting the translation of research into services.
This collection of articles from NCBI discusses genes and the diseases they cause. For each genetic disorder, the underlying mutation is discussed, along with clinical features and links to online resources.