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In the News

What's happening in FASD news? Stay current with our regularly updated news section from local, domestic, and international sources. A wide range of topics related to FASD are covered, including research, prevention, legislation, advocacy and more.

Baby's first stool can alert doctors to future cognitive issues, new study finds Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Medical Express, July 13, 2015

Foetal alcohol syndrome should be recognised as disability, says report on Indigenous alcohol use Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The Guardian, July 9, 2015

Indy athlete prevails over Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Exit Disclaimer Graphic
IndyStar, July 7, 2015

Drinking alcohol while pregnant is common in UK, Ireland, and Australia Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Science Daily, July 7, 2015

Drinking in pregnancy 'significant' cause of childhood brain damage Exit Disclaimer Graphic
BBC News, June 23, 2015

Physician receives lifetime achievement award Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Eureka Alert, June 22, 2015

The unforgiving days of too much wine and never enough roses Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Mail & Guardian (South Africa), June 19, 2015

Researchers discuss FASD and criminal justice | Video Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Leader-Post (Canada), June 18, 2015

David Swann says better screening for FASD needed before adoption Exit Disclaimer Graphic
CBC News (Canada), June 17, 2015

An Interview With Author Linda Rosenbaum Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Shalom Life (Canada), June 11, 2015

Service dog needed for young children Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Times Recorder, June 11, 2015

New supports for students in Barrie first of their kind in board, southern Ontario Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Orillia Packet (Canada), June 10, 2015

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders are more common than thought, say researchers at congressional briefing Exit Disclaimer Graphic
American Psychological Association, June 9, 2015

Problem drinking rises sharply among Idaho women Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Idaho Statesman, June 5, 2015

When alcohol invades the womb Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The West Australian, June 3, 2015

Call for laws to curb indigenous jailings Exit Disclaimer Graphic
9 news (Australia), June 2, 2015

Coon Rapids couple named ‘Changemakers’ Exit Disclaimer Graphic
ABC Newspapers, June 1, 2015

Drawn to northern Alberta, former Texas pastor offers guidance to fetal alcohol victims Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Edmonton Journal (Canada), June 1, 2015

Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Statistics on the Rise Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Scoop (New Zealand), May 26, 2015

CDC: Alcohol and Pregnancy Questions and Answers Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Spacecoast Daily, May 22, 2015

Parliament One Step Closer: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder & The Criminal Code Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Benzinga (Canada), May 20, 2015

Judge: NZ courts ill-equipped for foetal alcohol cases Exit Disclaimer Graphic
3News (New Zealand), May 20, 2015

Raising a foster child damaged by alcohol Exit Disclaimer Graphic
LA Times, May 18, 2015

University Of Helsinki: Alcohol During Early Pregnancy Permanently Damages Babies Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Inquistr, May 16, 2015