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

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

January 26, 2015

NPR Reports:

New DNA Blood Test Gives Women New Option for Prenatal Screening

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About Baby’s First Test

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The latest research, news and funding opportunities »

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