Tag: FAS

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS): What is It? How Serious is It?

Can a single drink cause fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS)? Can pregnant women safely drink in moderation? Who is at greatest risk of having a child with the problem? How we can reduce FAS?      Overview What is FAS? FAS Research Should a Pregnant Woman Drink? Resources I. What is Fetal Alcohol Syndrome? Fetal alcohol …

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Drinking During Pregnancy: What are Its Effects?

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Moderate drinking during pregnancy. That’s an important subject. Yet emotion tends to run high. At the same time, people generally have few facts.        Overview I.   Research Study II.  Emotional Subject III. Major Problem IV.  Resources I. Research Study To learn more, doctors studied 4,496 women. They followed the women throughout their pregnancies …

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