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Baby or the Bottle

Women can prevent FASD by not consuming any type of alcohol while pregnant because we know that there is no safe amount and there is no safe time to drink during pregnancy. 10 more words

Plowing the Fields

I say, “I love you.”  I say it again and again.  And yet… He doesn’t understand.

His tiny heart argues, “But they said they love me and now their gone!” 413 more words

Adoption Motherhood Family

FASD Community - Stay Strong and Healthy

A number of videos have been produced for the NSW Kids and Families and Drug and Alcohol Population and Community Programs, Centre for Population Health program on raising awareness about the risks of drinking alcohol in pregnancy. 54 more words

FASD: Changing Viewpoints

Recently discovered this blog, written by a grandmother raising grandchildren with FASD. Haven’t had a chance to check out all her posts, but it looks like she shares a lot and has some great resources. 34 more words


No alcohol when you are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant

If you are thinking of becoming pregnant or are already pregnant, there is good advice in the National Board of Health´s booklet “Healthy habits before, during and after pregnancy… 32 more words

FASD: Changing Viewpoints

That Was Easy!

This is a long post, but anyone caring for an individual with FASD will find it encouraging!

FASD: Changing Viewpoints. 

I recently invited three friends to attend the Hamilton (Ontario) FASD Caregiver Support Group, hosted by Mark Courtepatte and Savanna Pietrantonio. 1,473 more words


Women Want to Know

The ‘Women Want to Know’ project encourages health professionals to routinely discuss alcohol and pregnancy with women and to provide advice that is consistent with the… 65 more words