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Pregnant women urged to avoid all alcohol

Conflicting advice on this topic is common

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Press Release: 2015 International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day

International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) day is held on the 9th of September every year since 1999 to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking during pregnancy and the situation of individuals and families who deal with Fetal Alcohol Spe

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The price of alcohol

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Call to test newborns for mums' drinking

A leading neonatologist has called for tests to be carried out on newborn babies to show how much alcohol mums-to-be are drinking while pregnant.

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Booze is part of our culture - and drinks industry has nurtured it

The 'Stop Out of Control Drinking' report is primarily focused on culture - and tells us that our harmful drinking is deeply rooted in our culture, traditions and lifestyles. It's hard to disagree with that.

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