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.

We also maintain a Resource Directory of articles, research, training and other information. This directory also contains contact information for support services, programs and organizations related to FASD including health care providers and clinics.

More babies being treated for opioid withdrawal in Canada

Another side effect of the Canadian opioid crisis is now affecting neonatal wards around the country, as hospitalization rates for babies born with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) after being exposed to opioids in the womb have risen significantly over the past five years. Statistics from the Canadian Institute of HealthRead more

Help Needed from Families Raising Children with FASD

Are you a parent or caregiver of a child with a fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD)? We need your help to develop a new smartphone app for families! New Research Study! Researchers at the University of Rochester are developing a new app for families raising children with FASD. We need input from families to make sureRead more

Kentucky Governor to Spend $34M to Help Pregnant Women with Substance Use Disorders

“Those on the frontline of treating addiction are hopeful more pregnant women will be able to receive treatment under Gov. Matt Bevin’s new proposal. Bevin vowed to spend an additional $34 million to help alleviate the opioid epidemic; the funding will specifically impact pregnant women with substance use disorders.” -Read more

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