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  • Born to be Cleft - Personal story of what it was like having been born with this disorder.
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  • Children's Hospital Boston: Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate - Describes these conditions and their causes, the associated problems, their diagnosis and treatment. Includes a video with information on prevention and treatment.
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  • Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate - Explains the causes and treatment of these conditions and the effect they have on a child's life.
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  • Cleft Lip and Palate - Factsheet for parents which answers many common questions on these conditions, provided by the University of Missouri Children's Hospital. Includes information on what to expect after surgery and the use of a Haberman feeder.
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  • Cleft Lip and Palate - Wikipedia article on these conditions, their prevalence among different ethnic groups, their causes, diagnosis and treatment.
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  • Common Congenital Disorders: Cleft Lip - From the Pediatric Plastic Surgery and Craniofacial Associates site, this provides basic cleft lip and palate information, along with before and after pictures.
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  • DrGreene.com: Cleft Lip and Palate - Read about this birth defect, learn why it happens, and find out how it can be prevented.
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  • Emily's Story - Emily was born with cleft lip and palate on April 15, 2004. This site chronicles Emily's treatment, recovery and day to day progress with specifics on using a nasoalveolar molding device prior to surgery.
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  • Final Operations (Cleft Lip/Palate) - John B. Mulliken, M.D. discusses final operations related to teeth, lip scars and nose, for teenagers with cleft lip/palate.
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  • Living with Cleft Lip and Palate - One woman's journey to adulthood with cleft lip and palate. Contains support and information links as well as a forum for discussion with others who are faced with clefts.
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  • Operation Rainbow - Registered Canadian charity that oversees volunteer medical teams providing free reconstructive surgery to children in underdeveloped countries with cleft lip, palate and burn scars
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  • Smile Train - An international charity that provides surgery to those in need, as well as providing training to doctors in the region. Includes news, photograph gallery, and project details.
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  • The Transformation of a Child Born with a Cleft Lip - Extensive photo gallery provided by Stella King. Includes comments from viewers.
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  • Transforming Faces Worldwide - A charity supporting cleft lip and palate management around the world.
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  • Velopharyngeal Insufficiency - This article addresses the indications and remedies for velopharyngeal insufficiency in cleft-affected patients.
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