Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS)

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS)

Fetal alcohol Syndrome is a disorder that can occur in a person whose mother drank alcohol during pregnancy. Problems may include an abnormal appearance, short height, low body weight, small head size, poor coordination, low intelligence, behavior problems, and problems with hearing or seeing. Those affected are more likely to have trouble in school, legal problems, participate in high-risk behaviors, and have trouble with alcohol or other drugs

Causes

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AlcoholStudy

Aggravating Factors

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