FASD Fact Friday

 

FASD Fact Friday

 

Many professionals still deny alcohol is a threat to an unborn child.

Many textbooks still say it is okay for a woman to consume a limited amount of alcohol while pregnant.

I was so happy to see in this paragraph in the textbook of my course on Introduction to Social Problems. It means that all of the students taking this course will see this!

It is a start.

The quoted paragraph is found on page 223, Chapter 8 in Social Problems – A Canadian Perspective. Third Edition. By Lorne Tepperman & Josh Curtis. Published 2011 by Oxford University Press. wwww.oupcanada.com