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.
The number of kids who are diagnosed with ADHD these days is huge—and growing. Reported cases of the disorder have increased by 42 percent since 2003. But a new study suggests that some of these children might actually be suffering from a different condition that often goes undetected. Most of the referralsRead more →
As a foster mother to children with FASD, Nora Boesem has seen the effects of alcohol first hand. However, FASD often goes undiagnosed and is creating a burden on us all. Nora Boesem and her husband began fostering in 2011 and have fostered over 100 children for the state ofRead more →
This is just a brief introduction to FASD based on Fuchsia Fables' own personal experience and understanding which just touches the tip of the iceberg of a very complex issue. Every child is unique and while some experiences may be shared, others may be completely different. Symptoms can vary but the brainRead more →