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FASD News and Publications

09-08-2014

UVM Center on Disability and Community Inclusion Raising Awareness about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

The University of Vermont is helping raise awareness for the 15th anniversary of International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness Day on Sept. 9 by alerting people to the importance of not drinking alcohol if pregnant or considering becoming pregnant, and the need for effective services for individuals and families ...

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09-05-2014

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) FASD Webinar

September 9, 2014 marks the 15th anniversary of International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness Day. Awareness Day is celebrated every year in order to remind the world that during the 9 months of pregnancy a woman should abstain from alcohol.

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08-29-2014

CDC: Planning and Implementing Screening and Brief Intervention for Risky Alcohol Use

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released a new resource for primary care practices that provides a step-by-step guide for identifying and addressing risky alcohol use.

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Pregnancy and alcohol are not worth the risk. No amount of alcohol has been proven safe during pregnancy.

08-04-2014

International FASD Awareness Day

September 9th is International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness Day. 

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