What It Means to Have Ectodermal Dysplasias

Ectodermal dysplasias are genetic disorders that can be inherited from your parents or happen more spontaneously by changes (or mutations) in your genes before you’re born. They affect about three out of every 10,000 babies. But ectodermal dysplasias are much more than a hidden genetic issue. The disorders are characterized by abnormally functioning hair, nails,…

Free Ectodermal Dysplasia Webinars

We are excited to announce our webinar series for 2020: Conference from your Couch! Join us on the second Wednesday of every other month in 2020 at 7 p.m. central for FREE webinars to learn more about ectodermal dysplasias, symptoms, treatments and research.

Nasal Irrigations Prevent and Treat Crusting

Do you or your child have trouble breathing because of “nasal rocks” or “concretions” (aka big boogers)? Find out what causes them and how you can best prevent and treat them.

Know the Signs of Ectodermal Dysplasias

Do you know the ways ectodermal dysplasia can affect the body? Watch our video to know the signs. People are going undiagnosed which can be frustrating and stressful. Helps us spread the word for Ectodermal Dysplasias Awareness Month.

Breast Development and Ectodermal Dysplasias

Did you know that ectodermal dysplasia can affect breast development in both females and males? Learn how and why it’s related to sweat glands in this new library article. Find out about the various ways breasts can be affected, potential treatment options and how to discuss the issue if your child is affected.