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Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy
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MONDAY, Oct. 19, 2015 (HealthDay News)—While some studies have hinted that a little alcohol might be harmless during pregnancy, a leading U.S. pediatricians’ group has issued a new warning that no amount of drinking is safe while pregnant. No alcohol during pregnancy, says pediatricians group CNN In an effort to put a rest to any debate about drinking during pregnancy, the American Academy of Pediatrics. FASDs are preventable if a woman does not drink alcohol during pregnancy.
Why Alcohol is Dangerous. Alcohol in the mother’s blood passes to the baby through the umbilical cord. Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can cause miscarriage, stillbirth, and a range of lifelong physical, behavioral, and intellectual disabilities. These disabilities are known as fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs).
No Alcohol During Pregnancy is the Safest Choice In this video, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) explains why there is no type of alcohol and no amount of alcohol safe during pregnancy. An estimated 40,000 babies are born each year with FASDs, which can result in birth defects, intellectual or learning disabilities, behavior problems and trouble learning life skills. Alcohol and pregnancy don’t mix. No one knows exactly what potential harmful effects even the smallest amount of alcohol can have on a developing baby.
Experts at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American Academy of Pediatrics as well as other public health officials in the United States recommend that pregnant women (and women who are trying to conceive) play it safe by not drinking alcohol. Surgeon General’s Advisory on Alcohol and Pregnancy, February 2005. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Alcohol and Women, August 2015. American Academy of Pediatrics, AAP Says No Amount of Alcohol Should Be Considered Safe During Pregnancy, October 2015.
In 1988, Congress passed the Alcoholic Beverage Labeling Act, which would add the well-known “women should not drink alcoholic beverages during pregnancy. Call to Action The U.S. Surgeon General warns pregnant women and women who may become pregnant to abstain from alcohol consumption to eliminate the chance of giving birth to a baby with any of the harmful effects of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs); 1 yet it is estimated that 40,000 babies are born each year with FASDs, which describe a range of effects that can happen to a fetus when a.
CONTEXT: Objective measurement of prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) is essential for identifying children at risk for adverse outcomes, including fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Biomarkers have been advocated for use in universal screening programs, but their validity has not been comprehensively evaluated. OBJECTIVE: To systematically review the validity of objective measures of.
While only a small number of women crave alcohol or drugs during pregnancy, the danger to your baby is too great to give in. Talk to your doctor about this to keep you and your baby safe.
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|from High Risk Pregnancy E-Book: Management Options Expert Consult|
|from Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics E-Book|
|from Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing E-Book: A Communication Approach to Evidence-Based Care|
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