Fetal alcohol syndrome prevention research.

  title={Fetal alcohol syndrome prevention research.},
  author={Janet R. Hankin},
  journal={Alcohol research & health : the journal of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism},
  volume={26 1},
  • Janet R. Hankin
  • Published 2002 in
    Alcohol research & health : the journal of the…
Alcohol consumption during pregnancy can have numerous adverse health consequences for the developing fetus, including fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) and alcohol-related effects, and therefore is a significant public health problem. A variety of programs have been developed to prevent drinking during pregnancy and the resulting health problems. Some of these efforts, such as public service announcements and beverage warning labels, are universal and strive to increase the public's knowledge about… CONTINUE READING