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The story of 10 year old Annie who lives with FASD

Recently, states have been restructuring the departments of health and human services to provide more comprehensive, consolidated care in a systematic way rather than through disjointed bureaucracies of the past half century.  149 more words


Save the date - Open Door Book reading and signing in Bethesda, MD

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Martha Collins and Mary Evelyn Greene

Sun, 23 Nov, 2014 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM 

Martha Collins reads from Day Unto Day 359 more words

FASD Matters. Impressions from the 2014 MOFAS conference "FASD and Human Rights"


I’m delighted to be a visiting scholar for the University of Minnesota’s Department of Child Psychiatry this week.  I had the opportunity to meet with many people from the Department who are doing amazing work to prevent and treat Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder.  366 more words


FAS: Support vs Blame

Switching from an 8.30 – 4.30 placement to shifts last week, I found myself within earshot of the Jeremy Vine show on Radio 2. I was shouting at the radio as people mansplained the catcalling video that’s still doing the rounds. 1,000 more words


1. ‘Racial Poisons’ and ‘Foetal Alcohol Syndrome’: Eugenics, Epigenetics and Pre-Natal Child Welfare

Today I tuned in to a BBC Radio Five Live phone-in debate on foetal alcohol syndrome (FAS). This was in response to the news of a recent compensation claim: a child was born with brain injuries and facial deformities as a result of her mother’s heavy drinking during pregnancy. 1,034 more words


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