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Prenatal Alcohol Exposure and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: The Latest News

We’re here to provide a personal perspective, the latest recommendations, and the science-based facts about the risk of prenatal alcohol exposure.

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Building the right mobile app for caregivers of children with FASD

Building the right mobile app for caregivers of children with FASD
Mt. Hope Family Center research associate Christie Petrenko, left, and electrical and computer engineering research associate Cristiano Tapparello have won a $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to support their work to develop a mobile app to provide health information for self-directed and peer-to-peer interventions for parentsRead more

Mothers Fight Stigma Of Drug Addiction

Mothers Fight Stigma Of Drug Addiction
 <audio controls> <source src='https://cpa.ds.npr.org/kunm/audio/2014/09/082614_YWU_Feature_Demarco_With_Intro.mp3'> </audio> The number of babies born addicted to drugs has risen sharply over the last decade or so in New Mexico. KUNM’s Public Health reporter Marisa Demarco brings us this story of how stigma surrounding addiction and pregnancy is contributing to the increase. Mia just gaveRead more

Opioid Addiction and Pregnancy: Everything Can Still Be Okay

Opioid Addiction and Pregnancy: Everything Can Still Be Okay
The date of the last time I used heroin correlating so closely with my daughter's birthdate felt like a horrible secret, like the worst math in the world. The stigma of being a mother with a substance use disorder is so pervasive, but we need to stop hiding in theRead more

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