Category: International News

UK: New Report Card could mark Governments’ progress in improving preconception health

The Lancet (1 June 2019) UK: New Report Card could mark Governments’ progress in improving preconception health. Summary: There is growing interest in preconception health as a crucial period for influencing not only pregnancy outcomes, but also future maternal and child health, and prevention of long-term medical conditions. Successive national and international policy documents emphasise […]

Teenager born with FASD nominated for Price’s Trust award

by Sam Dimmer, Coventry Telegraph Radford (United Kingdom) teenager who battled major health problems nominated for Prince’s Trust award. A teenager from Coventry who has battled major health problems before turning her life around is one of three people from the UK to be nominated for a Prince’s Trust award. Antoinette Spelman, of Radford, was […]

NOFAS-UK new Interactive FASD Online Course

This free, comprehensive and user-friendly FASD Course has been designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of FASD, help prevent FASD and better support those affected. To start the Course, click on the link below http://www.nofas-uk.org/OnlineCourse/foetalalcohol.com.htm