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Fathers and alcohol consumption during pregnancy

9th March 2017 •   posted in

father, pregnant, baby, infant, conception, pregnancy, social, alcohol

Alcohol consumption during preconception and pregnancy is generally considered to be the prospective mother’s responsibility, with many current international alcohol policy guidelines recommending the reduction or non-use of alcohol by pregnant women. However, research suggests that decisions about alcohol use can often be influenced by others, in particular the prospective father. The National Drug Research Read more..

Our most recent weeks

20th December 2016 •   posted in
In our last weeks Joe has recently returned from a trip to Roma to present service information to an interagency of health services. The presentation led into an open discussion regarding harm minimization and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Act on Alcohol will follow up on Joe’s efforts to identify key members of the community Read more..