Prenatal Alcohol Exposure and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: The Latest News
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Most women in the U.S. have heard that you shouldn’t drink while pregnant. What many don’t know is the true extent of damage that a few drinks can have on their unborn child. For the majority of history, alcohol has been seen as harmless for pregnant women. There was a timeRead more →
Any alcohol use (per cent) during pregnancy among the general population, 2012. Credit: Image courtesy of Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Worldwide, an estimated 119,000 children are born with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) each year, a new study from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) shows. TheRead more →
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