Welcome to the Spina Bifida Resource Center! Helpful videos by medical professionals, in-depth articles and clarity about SB are the useful things you’ll find here. In addition, you’ll find state specific information such as local clinics, charities, camps for children and more. We have everything you need to make your life easier as you begin to learn more about SB.
The Spina Bifida statistics for Hawaii are as follows: About 3.03 babies out of 10,000 births are born with this medical condition. The research was based on the data which was collected during the period from 2001-2005. In Hawaii an estimated 390 people are living with this health issue. The number of women who are at a risk of giving birth to babies affected with SB in Hawaii are 0.4 million.
The state of Hawaii has around 115,937 people who are of Hispanic origin, which is around 9 percent of the population. There is a Spina Bifida clinic and hospital located in Honolulu. The clinic is responsible for providing assistance to people with this medical problem.
Through our content we want to empower the lives of people with SB and to promote the prevention of it through education, public awareness and research. Working together with local organizations we aim to enhance the lives of those who are affected with SB. We want to build a stronger community and create a better future for those with SB.