Ask the Founder
VBF Announces "Ask The VBF Founder." Linda Rozell-Shannon is the leading lay expert (non doctor) in the world on the subject of vascular birthmarks.
Babies with Birthmarks™
Our newest program - guidelines for physicians to follow to diagnose and treat vascular birthmarks with the earliest intervention.
Recent Medical Papers and Research
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Chapters of the VBF
Anomalie Vasculaire Site for French speakers worldwide, and friend of VBF that offers support and information about vascular birthmarks
Publications for Parents:
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