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Maternal Blood Screening for FASDs

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs) are a leading cause of intellectual disability worldwide. FASD’s are difficult to prevent due to the combined prevalence of unplanned pregnancies and heavy alcohol consumption in women of childbearing age (Balaraman, Schafer, Tseng, Wetelecki, Yevtushok, Zymak-Zakutnya, Chambers, and ...

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Spreading Awareness of FASD

In Honesdale, Pennsylvania, "on Friday, Sept. 9 at 9 a.m. church bells will ring nine times to recognize Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Day."  

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