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Our chance

Our Chance has been developed with charities Best Beginnings and Sands to give parents the knowledge and confidence to maximise their chances of healthy outcomes for themselves and their babies. 25 more words

“What You Should Tell Her?” -- Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

Alcohol use during pregnancy is a common area of concern for expectant women. Patients receive multiple opinions from relatives and friends about whether or not she should indulge in drinking alcohol during pregnancy. 55 more words

FASD: The Basics

Advocates for the prevention of FASD agree that part of the issue is misinformation about the risks associated with alcohol use during pregnancy. Some health care providers, family members and friends may tout various myths that certain types of alcohol and/or “light” consumption of alcohol during pregnancy is safe. 81 more words

BLAU IM BAUCH? a short prevention film with english subtitles

“Here you will find information about alcohol and pregnancy as well as useful addresses and contact points in Berlin – collected by Wigwam Zero, a Berlin model project for the prevention of alcohol consumption during pregnancy.” 6 more words

'Their life is tough': mom of 2 kids with FASD shares their struggles

Brenda Boylan has two children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder — a condition that’s more common that you may think.

It affects up to five per cent of the population, according to the  711 more words



It´s September 9, the International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day.
The range of harm to an unborn baby due to drinking during pregnancy is called Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD). 83 more words