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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.

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder cases in Western Australia doubles Exit Disclaimer Graphic (Austrailia), January 13, 2015

Fetal alcohol syndrome diagnosis missed in adopted children Exit Disclaimer Graphic, January 12, 2015

Message on Drinking When Pregnant is Clear: Zero for Nine Exit Disclaimer Graphic, January 12, 2015

Fetal alcohol syndrome: Tennessee’s totally preventable problem Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The Lebanon Democrat and Wilson County News, January 10, 2015

FASD Youths Give False Confessions Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Edmonton Fetal Alcohol Network (Canada), January 9, 2015

Pregnant women should not drink AT ALL because 'no amount of alcohol is safe', says MP who wants warning labels on products Exit Disclaimer Graphic (UK), January 7, 2015

Profile: Struggling with an ‘uncertain’ future Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The Vancouver Sun, January 7, 2015

Fetal alcohol syndrome increased psychosocial issues in adulthood Exit Disclaimer Graphic, December 29, 2014

Grandma’s big love for little Jamil Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Sun Sentinel, December 28, 2014

Barrow's first and only Superior Court judge set to retire Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Alaska Dispatch News, December 25, 2014

Jackson High's Brandan Gelo is growing through love of music Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Heraldnet, December 25, 2014

Family advocates for legal definition of FASD Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Winnepeg Free Press (Canada), December 20, 2014

Temple’s Goetzl to study alcohol’s impact on fetal brain Exit Disclaimer Graphic, December 17, 2014

Fairbanks hosts meetings about fetal alcohol syndrome, other rural issues Exit Disclaimer Graphic, December 14, 2014

Bill boosting financial security for disabled clears U.S. House, awaits passage in Senate Exit Disclaimer Graphic
The Washington Post, December 13, 2014

Medford woman to challenge state's 'cocaine mom' law Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Wisconsin State Journal, December 12, 2014

Prevalence of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome in North Prompts New Bill Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Epoch Times, December 10, 2014

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

Alcohol, Pregnancy, and Racial and Social Class Bias Exit Disclaimer Graphic
Psychology Today, 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