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New York City says Bartenders Can't Refuse Pregnant Women Alcoholic Drinks

For the first time in New York City, the city is prohibiting restaurants and bars from refusing pregnant women from ordering alcoholic beverages. According to the Local Law No. 78 under the Human Rights Act, refusing a mother-to-be from ordering and consuming an alcoholic beverage is considered discrimination.

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NIAA Advances Fetal Alcohol Exposure (FAE) Research

The May / June 2016 Global Health Matters Newsletter from the National Institutes of Health has included recent updates regarding FASD.

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