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Birth Defect Research for Children, Inc. - BDRC

Organization URL(s)

www.birthdefects.org/
staff@birthdefects.org

Other Contact Information

976 Lake Baldwin Lane Suite 104
Orlando, FL 32814
407-895-0802 (Voice)

Description

Birth Defect Research for Children, Inc. (BDRC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides parents and expectant parents with information about birth defects and support services for their children. BDRC has a parent-matching program that links families who have children with similar birth defects. BDRC also sponsors the National Birth Defect Registry, a research project that studies associations between birth defects and exposures to radiation, medication, alcohol, smoking, chemicals, pesticides, lead, mercury, dioxin and other environmental toxins. Each year, BDRC responds to thousands of birth defect information requests from all over the world. BDRC's on-line environmental health updates provide thousands of parents, professionals and organizations with daily news on the latest birth defect research.

Online Resources

Print Resources

Sign up at the site to receive Birth Defect News, a Monthly Electronic Newsletter. Request up to three free birth defect fact sheets at http://www.birthdefects.org/parentservices/freeinfo.php

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Review Date

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2013