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Alcohol & Pregnancy

Information about alcohol and pregnancy. Including Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE), from moderate drinking, binge drinking and alcoholism to questions for research papers.

I was drinking before I found out I was pregnant, is the baby okay?
Sometimes life gets the best of us and after a wild celebration involving lots of things known to be avoided in pregnancy - you get a positive pregnancy test. Just what damage have you caused?

Alcohol and Pregnancy
A great discussion about the effects of alcohol on pregnancy, some basic facts about Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS), and the lesser known Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE), from your About.com Guide.

When You Are Pregnant, Drinking Can Hurt Your Baby
What you need to know about drinking and pregnancy.

Fetal Abuse
A woman is charged with trying to drink her fetus to death, from your About.com Guide.

Alcohol and Pregnancy - What are your thoughts on alcohol and pregnancy?
Alcohol and Pregnancy - What are your thoughts on alcohol and pregnancy?

Alcohol Early in Pregnancy
What about binge drinking before pregnancy is suspected? What are the chances that there will be problems with the baby?

Clinical Diagnosis of FAS
How is it determined that a baby has FAS?

MotherRisk
Fact-based information for all Canadian women during and after pregnancy, toll-free.

National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
This non-profit organization has lots of information and resources for combating FAS.

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