Day 51 of 99 Days to FASDay: History Notes of Alcohol Effects

Did you know that the effects of alcohol were being observed from biblical times? While some of the language used in the graphic above is considered out-dated and even offensive and judgmental by today's standards, I included these quotes because it illustrates scholars and physicians have noted the effects of alcohol on the people who … Continue reading Day 51 of 99 Days to FASDay: History Notes of Alcohol Effects

Day 1: 99 Days to FASDay: First Published Study Linking Prenatal Alcohol Use and Birth Defects

Welcome to Day 1 of a 99 day journey of all things FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder), leading up to International FASD Awareness Day or FASDay on September 9. I will be once again participating actively from September 1-9 in the Red Shoes Rock to Stop FASD campaign to raise awareness but I thought I … Continue reading Day 1: 99 Days to FASDay: First Published Study Linking Prenatal Alcohol Use and Birth Defects