Right now only two states require all newborns to be screened for more than 54 potentially fatal diseases … others, less than 20, and one less than 10.
Some infants win and some lose.
But it doesn’t have to be that way.
You can help save children's lives!
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Newborn Screening - Federal Legislation
Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act, Bill S.1858 / H.R. 3825M, was signed into law
(Public Law 110-204) by President Bush on April 24, 2008. Although it was signed
into law, it has not yet been funded—$44.5 Million. It is estimated that the cost of
not implementing Universal Comprehensive Newborn Screening exceeds a Billion
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