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Keep up to date in the news room. This page is regularly updated and provides links to Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)-related news item, Center announcements, and FASD-related funding opportunities.

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Toronto author pens memoir about raising adopted son with fetal alcohol syndrome Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The, December 9, 2014

Drinking alcohol while pregnant is not criminal, Court of Appeal rules Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The Independent (UK), December 4, 2014

Police officers mentor children with fetal alcohol disorder Exit Disclaimer Graphic (Canada), December 1, 2014

Drs. Oz and Roizen: Here's the lowdown on fetal alcohol spectrum disorders Exit Disclaimer Graphic, December 1, 2014

Parenting a child with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) doesn’t involve any extra challenges, just different challenges Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The Telegram, November 28, 2014

Advocates disappointed Yukon MP Ryan Leef’s FASD bill dropped Exit Disclaimer Graphic
CBC News (Canada), November 28, 2014

New study by UNC researchers finds higher percentage of alcohol-related birth disorders Exit Disclaimer Graphic, November 24, 2014

Local organizations link up to help families stay healthy Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Daily Journal, November 18, 2014

Drug education program targets at-risk mothers in northern Minnesota Exit Disclaimer Graphic
MPR News, November 12, 2014

'Choices' program reaches out to women Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Rapid City Journal, November 8, 2014

Special Olympian With Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Named A Finalist For ‘Runner’s World’ Cover Contest Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Inquisitr, November 7, 2014

Womb Wounds: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Psychology Today, November 6, 2014

Criminalising pregnant mothers who drink could turn women into walking wombs Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The Telegraph (UK), November 5, 2014

'Stronger warnings needed' over pregnant women drinking Exit Disclaimer Graphic
BBC News, November 4, 2014

Mums who drink alcohol while pregnant consigning their kids to unemployment and jail Exit Disclaimer Graphic, October 30, 2014

Time to tackle alcohol abuse Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The Sidney Morning Herald, October 28, 2014

Health workers quizzed pregnant Scottish women about drinking alcohol on almost 2200 occasions last year Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Daily Record (UK), October 23, 2014

Alcohol Consumption Among Pregnant Women Changes Before And After Unwanted Pregnancy Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Medical Daily, October 21, 2014

Pregnant Teens' Drug Use Declines With In-Home Interventions; Depression Rates Fall Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Medical Daily, October 10, 2014