This money will help the charity give families support, train new cleft lip
and palate nurses and also provide families with the specialised feeding equipment needed to feed a new baby with a cleft.
KARACHI -- A free cleft lip
and palata camp was organized at the Patel Hospital here, says a statement on Saturday.
Abu Dhabi: With their first surgery for cleft lip
correction scheduled to be performed this month, Operation Smile UAE, which has helped provide free surgeries to over 3,000 children around the world born with a cleft lip
and palate, is bringing a smile to a child's face, one surgery at a time.
Abu Dhabi: A conference will be organised for medical professionals in Abu Dhabi to train them regarding cleft lip
and palate disorders.
com)-- Every three minutes a child is born with a cleft lip
A cleft lip
is a condition that creates an opening in the upper lip between the mouth and nose.
The mission of CPF is to provide the essential information and research that enhances the quality of life for individuals affected by cleft lip
and palate and other facial birth defects.
Excellent information and support is available from The Cleft Lip
and Palate Association at www.
COVENTRY schoolchildren kept a sponsored silence to raise money for youngsters born with a cleft lip
Women who consume folic acid supplements early in their pregnancies markedly reduce the risk of cleft lip
in their infants, according to a newly published study from Norway.
The investigators contacted all families of newborn infants with clefts (either cleft lip
with or without cleft palate (CLP) or cleft palate only (CPO)) born between 1996 and 2001 in Norway.
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), "Folic Acid May Prevent Cleft Lip
and Palate" January 26, 2007