A pregnant woman was refused a drink at a pub and then asked to leave by staff who said they were protecting her unborn child.
Category: Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
The group representing obstetricians and gynaecologists said Thursday it will develop national guidelines on how much alcohol — if any — is safe for women to consume leading up to and during pregnancy. “The advice is extremely inconsistent, the advice is sometimes downright wrong and the perception on the part of the public is extremely [...]
When I read this headline, I wondered, “What is this world coming to?” We have covered this subject extensively so it came as a SHOCK to read the headlines this week stating that pregnant moms could not only drink, while they are pregnant, they could binge drink (5 drinks in one sitting)!!! There is some [...]
span style=”font-weight:bold;”>I am lost for words on what to say about this awful story. A baby boy in Poland was born drunk. So drunk that doctors decided to check his blood-alcohol level because his mother was drunk when she arrived to give birth. What they saw frightened them. A doctor tells the PAP news agency [...]