Spina bifida is a birth defect that affects the development of a baby’s spine during the mother’s pregnancy. The baby’s…
What is Huntington’s disease? Huntington’s disease is a rare, progressive brain disorder. It gradually kills nerve cells in the brain. This slowly deteriorates a person’s physical and mental abilities. The disease is genetic, which means it is inherited from your parents
What is Fragile X syndrome? Fragile X syndrome is a genetic disorder. It is most often passed on from a parent to a child at the time the child is conceived. The disorder causes intellectual and developmental disabilities. This means it affects a person
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) affects your adrenal glands, which produce hormones. Learn about the symptoms and treatment.
Clubfoot is a congenital condition (present at birth) that causes a baby’s foot to turn inward or downward.