Late pregnancy alcohol exposure in West Virginia.

Schwartz B (2 March 2020) Late pregnancy alcohol exposure in West Virginia.  (Based on their findings, the authors believe that prevalence of PAE in WV is much higher than previous studies had shown for the state. Many of the prior studies relied on self-reporting, which led to significant underestimating. The authors believe that the findings […]

Group targets beer stores near Native American reservation. LINCOLN, Neb. USA

Livingstone Contributor (7 December 2019) Group targets beer stores near Native American reservation. LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – ‘A faith ministry in Nebraska has started a fundraising campaign to buy out four stores that sell millions of cans of beer each year in a tiny village next to a South Dakota Indian reservation plagued by alcoholism’. […]

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: a systematic review of the cost of and savings from prevention in the United States and Canada

Greenmeyer J, Popova S, Glug, M & Burd L ‘Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: a systematic review of the cost of and savings from prevention in the United States and Canada’. Addiction. doi: 10.1002/add.14841 The literature on the costs of and savings from prevention of Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) was reviewed and a model for […]