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

Monthly archive for June 2018

Children of the Opioid Epidemic

Children of the Opioid Epidemic
It was not until her third month of feeling unwell, in the fall of 2016, that Alicia thought to take an at-home pregnancy test. Until then, she assumed her fatigue and nausea were withdrawal symptoms from the Percocets she’d been dependent upon since the year before. “When some days you don’tRead more

A Renewed Mind in Northwest Ohio Adds Services for Children Prenatally Exposed to Alcohol

A Renewed Mind in Northwest Ohio Adds Services for Children Prenatally Exposed to Alcohol
Toledo, Ohio -- Double ARC, a local non-profit organization that has been serving children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) for 25 years, recently merged with A Renewed Mind. This will allow families with children or teens with FASD to access a comprehensive continuum of care through one organization. TheRead more

One of Milwaukee’s Most Decorated Athletes Lives with FASD

One of Milwaukee’s Most Decorated Athletes Lives with FASD
Despite being born with fetal alcohol syndrome to a mother with drug problems, Cindy Bentley lives the life she wants to live.  It's late afternoon, and the shadows from a stand of trees across the street seem to surge across the soccer field. The team on the field, the North Suburban SpecialRead more
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