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Clubfoot is a curable deformity. Dr. Ignacio V. Ponseti, an orthopedist whose gentle, nonsurgical method of correcting clubfoot has become the global standard for treatment, is helping thousands of children to walk. MD Orthopaedics is a manufacturer of clubfoot products, plus a resource for practitioners and parents. Founder John Mitchell worked side by side with Dr. Ignacio Ponseti to develop clubfoot products. They are the only clubfoot products endorsed by Dr. Ponseti himself. This segment of The Balancing Act has ways to help you find out what you can do if you or someone you know has a child born with clubfoot.

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There are approximately 7,000 known rare diseases, but only 5% of them have an approved treatment. Learn how early intervention, proper management strategies, and clinical trials are key for rare disease patients. 

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