More Women Are Drinking During Pregnancy Than You Think

National Association of FASD State Coordinators special report

states: While most reports state that 10% of pregnant women drink alcohol (including reports by government agencies), the actual figure is 23.7%. According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, the latest data (2008 survey) indicates that of women in their first trimester of pregnancy, 23.7% report that they consumed alcohol during the past 30 days. Only 20% had not consumed alcohol in the previous 12 month period. View the survey table results. Read the full report for a detailed explanation and instructions on how to access the survey data.

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