Canada FASD Research Network (July 2019) TRAINING ‘FASD for School Staff Level II: Practical Strategies for the School Environment’
Author: Vicki Russell
Sarah Catherall (27 June 2019) ‘The women out to dispel myths about fetal alcohol spectrum disorder’. Noted New Zealand.
Steven J. Ondersma, Grace Chang, Tiffany Blake‐Lamb, Kathryn Gilstad‐Hayden, John Orav, Jessica R. Beatty, Gregory L. Goyert, Kimberly A. Yonkers (21 June 2019) ‘Accuracy of five self-report screening instruments for substance use in pregnancy‘. Findings: Performance of all instruments varied significantly with race, site and economic status. Addiction
Lisa M. Chiodo, Caitlin Cosmian, Kristy Pereira, Nicole Kent, Robert J. Sokol, and John H. Hannigan (May 2019) ‘Prenatal Alcohol Screening During Pregnancy by Midwives and Nurses‘. Full text. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
Online News (25 June 2019) Drinking alcohol during pregnancy has far reaching implications. FASD is South Africa’s largest birth defect with approximately 60 000 – 72 000 children born with the disability every year. South Africa has the highest rate of FASD in the entire world. Sierra Leone Times
Lara De Santo (20 June 2019) The Breast Cancer Risk Women May Not Know About. While it’s well established that alcohol can up your chances of getting breast cancer, many people are still in the dark. Get the facts here. Health Central
Kevin Christie (19 June 2019) Foetal alcohol support hub launched to help parents. The Scotsman.
VIDEO (18 June 2019) The brutal reality for alcohol-damaged children. BBC Scotland
Lori Fullbright (13 June 2019) Rogers County Child Born With Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Mother Gets Probation. News on 6, Oklahoma, USA . V Russell Comment: I’ve posted this article because the parent was prosecuted but more because of an underlying story of a mother who voluntarily handed guardianship of an older child, an unwanted pregnancy […]
Liz Raines (11 June 2019) ‘Workshops offer guidance to caregivers for those with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders‘. Video interview KTVA The Voice of Alaska.