Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Symptoms


Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Symptoms What are the symptoms of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome or FAS?  First you must know that there are two main types of fetal alcohol syndrome symptoms, physical and mental.  Even if your child does not look like he or she has fas, if you drank during your pregnancy, you should look for [...]

Life is Hard for Adults with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome


adults fetal alcohol syndrome fas life hard prison stats Adults with fetal alcohol syndrome face huge challenges by Tom Robertson, Minnesota Public Radio November 21, 2007 Listen to feature audio When a pregnant woman drinks alcohol, she risks giving birth to a child with irreversible brain damage. But the problems associated with fetal alcohol exposure [...]

Blog Entry dated 12/20/2007 1:34 AM


fas fetal alcohol syndrome alcohol alcoholism Fetal Alcohol Exposure May Prime Offspring for Alcoholism Rat studies suggest the senses learn to like drinking early on By Amanda Gardner Posted 12/13/07 THURSDAY, Dec. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Rats exposed to alcohol while still in the womb learn to like the substance and are more drawn to [...]

Cause of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome


fas cause reason alcohol fetal alcohol syndrome treatment symptoms What Causes Fetal Alcohol Syndrome? Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is caused by a pregnant mother exposing her unborn child to alcohol.  This exposure severely stunts the development of the unborn child.  The effects extend are varied and often extremely harmful to the child and will hurt their [...]

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome


When a pregnant woman drinks alcohol, so does her unborn baby. There is no known safe amount of alcohol to drink while pregnant and there also does not appear to be a safe time to drink during pregnancy either. Therefore, it is recommended that women abstain from drinking alcohol at any time during pregnancy. Women [...]