Cleft Lip/Cleft Palate: Feeding Your Child for Parents
Babies born with a cleft may need some feeding help from special bottle systems. Find out what's available and how they work.
Cleft Lip for Parents
A cleft lip is when a baby's lip doesn't form properly during pregnancy. Most kids can have surgery to repair one early in life.
Submucous Cleft Palate for Parents
In a submucous cleft palate, the muscles of the palate don't form properly, but the tissue that lines the roof of the mouth does. This makes these clefts harder to see.
Cleft Palate With Cleft Lip for Parents
A cleft palate with a cleft lip is when a baby's lip and palate (roof of mouth) don't form properly during pregnancy. Most kids with cleft lip and palate are treated successfully with no lasting problems.
Feeding & Eating for Parents
Info on breastfeeding, formula feeding, food allergies, and more.
Pregnancy & Newborn Center Content List for Parents
Whether you just found out that you're expecting or your due date is fast approaching, find out what you need to know about pregnancy, childbirth, and preparing for parenthood.
Ears, Nose, Throat/Speech & Hearing for Parents
Get info on health problems that can affect the ears, nose, or throat.
A to Z: Cleft Lip, Unilateral for Parents
Learn about unilateral cleft lip, a common birth defect in which a baby's lip doesn't form properly, resulting in a split (cleft) on one side of the lip.
A to Z: Cleft Lip, Bilateral for Parents
Learn about bilateral cleft lip, a common birth defect in which a baby's lip doesn't form properly, resulting in splits (clefts) on both sides of the lip.
A to Z: Cleft Palate With Cleft Lip, Bilateral for Parents
A cleft palate with a bilateral cleft lip is a common birth defect in which a baby's lip and palate (roof of mouth) don't form properly. As a result there is a split or opening (cleft) on both sides of the lip that can extend all the way from the nose to the back of the palate.