Mommy, can you hear me?

“When a pregnant woman drinks alcohol, so does her unborn baby. Alcohol in the mother’s blood passes through the placenta to the baby through the umbilical cord. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is an umbrella term describing the range of effects that can occur in an individual whose mother drank alcohol during pregnancy. These effects may include physical, mental, behavioral and/or learning disabilities with possible lifelong implications. FASD is completely preventable. However, thousands of babies are born with an FASD each year.”
Read more from Ohio MHAS


Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD) PSA from Reginald Weaver on Vimeo.

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