Diet for Life treatment for individuals with inborn errors of metabolism requires access to multiple types of medical foods, formulas, medications and supplements along with careful diet monitoring and modifications by specialists throughout the lifespan. Michigan and national resources are provided here to help understand and access insurance coverage for these products.
Brochure in Arabic for parents highlighting Michigan’s Newborn Screening program for Critical Congenital Heart Disease.
Brochure in Spanish for parents highlighting Michigan’s Newborn Screening program for Critical Congenital Heart Disease.
Brochure for parents highlighting Michigan’s Newborn Screening program for Critical Congenital Heart Disease.
A helpful brochure from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services of facts about consenting for researchers to use your child’s residual blood spots for future health research (Spanish).
Videos from the CDC share personal experiences of individuals with sickle cell disease during their transition from pediatric to adult care.
Prenatal information on newborn screening for expecting parents!
The Newborn Screening Online (NBSO) order placement website provides access for ordering bloodspot screening cards as well as educational print materials and other resources for newborn screening including Michigan BioTrust for Health, hearing screening, and pulse oximetry screening for critical congenital heart disease.
Reflecting on 50 years of Michigan’s Newborn Screening Program.
Governor Snyder declares September Newborn Screening Awareness Month.