Learn more about the BabysFirstTest site that provides Newborn Screening information, resources, and support to Spanish-speaking communities.

Your State Program

Newborn screening varies by state. See the requirements for your state.

How Will My Baby Be Tested?
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See why sometimes a baby's screening result will be out-of-range, requiring a confirmatory  test. It is very important to get this test promptly.

Find A Condition

We have detailed information about the 56 conditions for which newborns are screened.

Talking To Your Doctor
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What you need to know to discuss your diagnosis with a health professional.

Connect With Us

Get the latest newborn screening news, share stories, and connect with others!

In the News

March 24, 2015

Cincinnati Children's Awarded

Cincinnati Children's Receives Award for Newborn Screening Resource

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On the Blog

  • Mar 25, 2015
    Timeliness in newborn screening is critical to saving your baby's life.

Community Corner

Baby's First Test exhibits at 2015 Clinical Genetics Meeting

About Baby’s First Test

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Innovation in Newborn Screening

The latest research, news and funding opportunities »

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