My daughter has Spina Bifida and her daughter has Spina Bifida
Men cannot be pregnant, with or without Spina Bifida. A man does not have a uterus.
In the general population worldwide, about 0.1 - 0.2% of people have spina bifida.
People with Spina Bifida can be born with hydrocephalus ("water on the brain), which can cause memory problems. But not all people with Spina Bifida have hydrocephalus, and therefore not all of them have memory problems.
Spina Bifida is a defect you are born with and affects people of all ages.
Yes. Premature death occurs quite often from spina bifida complications.
No, spina bifida is a birth defect. Therefore, a person has to be born with spina bifida to have it.
In the first place, people who have Spina Bifida are not called "Spina Bifidas," they are people who HAVE Spina Bifida. Second, I am a female who has Spina Bifida and I do not get an upset stomach when on my period. Perhaps what you are really thinking of are simply menstrual cramps, which is something most women have during their menstruation, not particularly women with Spina Bifida.
There is no cure for Spina Bifida as of now. However, if a pregnant woman's unborn child has Spina Bifida, the woman can have surgery en utero to fuse her child's spine. This is not a cure, but will lessen the symptoms of SB once the child is born.
Spina Bifida is Latin for "split spine".
Spina Bifida is a neural tube defect.
Spina Bifida Occulta