Global Prevelance of Alcohol Use During Pregnancy

2018: Day 91 of 99 Days to FASDay The information below was originally Day 84, however it was moved to Day 91 in 2018, when new information surfaced through a document created by CanFASD which provided a framework for common messaging about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. These messages replaced the original 2017 Days 82-83. You can … Continue reading Global Prevelance of Alcohol Use During Pregnancy

Day 83 of 99 Days to FASDay: Binge Drinking on Campus

2018 Update: Although the information below (and for days 82, 83 and 84) is still relevant, I came across a document created by CanFASD which provided a framework for common messaging about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. You can certainly share the 2017 graphics, or you can check out the 2018 ones on this post: FASD: Common … Continue reading Day 83 of 99 Days to FASDay: Binge Drinking on Campus

Day 82 of 99 Days to FASDay: Adults Alcohol Use in Ontario

2018 Update: Although the information below (and for days 82, 83 and 84) is still relevant, I came across a document created by CanFASD which provided a framework for common messaging about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. You can certainly share the 2017 graphics, or you can check out the 2018 ones on this post: FASD: Common … Continue reading Day 82 of 99 Days to FASDay: Adults Alcohol Use in Ontario

Day 52 of 99 Days to FASDay: FASD Diagnostic History

Continuing the history of FAS/FASD today we highlight a few significant dates in the medical and diagnostic arena. As with my posts, every attempt is made to obtain information from reliable sources. I encourage anyone to conduct their own research, consult professionals and feel free to contact OSB with any errors or omissions. From the FASD … Continue reading Day 52 of 99 Days to FASDay: FASD Diagnostic History

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