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A cleft palate - that's a gap or split in the upper lip or the roof of the mouth - affects 1 in 700 babies. Laura Niven from Preston has just found out her baby will have a cleft, and wanted more information. We put her questions to another mum who's 5 year old has learnt to talk despite the condition.
More information on:http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Cleft-lip-and-palate/Pages/Introduction.aspx