There is NO 100% safe amount of alcohol during pregnancy.

Monthly archive for October 2017

He stumbled on a hidden epidemic of brain damage. The culprit? Alcohol

He stumbled on a hidden epidemic of brain damage. The culprit? Alcohol
Psychiatrist Dr Carl Bell, who specializes in treatment and diagnosis of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, in his office at Jackson Park Hospital, on Wednesday May 11, 2016 in Chicago, IL (James Bernal for the STAT) CHICAGO — The agitated mom had three kids in foster care and she wanted themRead more

Understanding The Behaviors Of Children With FASD

Understanding The Behaviors Of Children With FASD
The Honestly Adoption Podcast, with Mike and Kristen Berry, is a podcast dedicated to being a real voice, bringing real hope to parents on the foster and adoptive journey. In this episode, Mike interviews the one and only, Dr. Ira Chasnoff, about understanding the behaviors of children with FASD. WeRead more

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: What Everyone Should Know

By Elizabeth C. Pomeroy, PhD, LCSW Introduction Most women don’t know that by having one drink while they are pregnant exposes their child to the leading cause of mental retardation: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD). FASD is an umbrella term that describes the range of effects that can result fromRead more
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