FASD news


Alcohol companies must be responsible
Letter from Michele Savage to the Irish Examiner, Friday, September 23, 2011

Born with a craving for alcohol
Fiona Gartland's article in The Irish Times, Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Mullally et al.: Prevalence, predictors and perinatal outcomes of peri-conceptional alcohol exposure-retrospective cohort study in an urban obstetric population in Ireland. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2011 11:27.

Health warnings to be put on alcoholic drink cans, bottles
The Irish Times, Monday April 11

Many women still smoking and drinking in pregnancy
The Irish Times - Tuesday, March 8, 2011


No data on impact of alcohol on foetus Article in the Irish Examiner by Claire O'Sullivan, 28 May 2009.

March issue of Iceberg news letter
Article in irishhealth.com 9 September 2008

Govt urged to put pregnancy warning on alcohol
Article in irishhealth.com 9 September 2008

Women urged not to drink while pregnant
Article in irishhealth.com 9 September 2008

Mums-to-be told 'no safe level of drink'
Article in Herald.ie 27 August 2008

Still no alerts on alcohol for mums-to-be
Article in Irish Independent 25 August 2008

Keep it corked: heed the warnings during pregnancy.
Article in The Irish Independent, 22 October 2007


Alcohol in the frame. Again.
Is alcohol to blame for the autism epidemic? Article on Indymedia, January 22 2007.


FAS Ireland meets with Minister



New research shows impact alcohol can have on expectant mothers
Article published in Daily Ireland November 7 2005


Britain's Streets of Booze.


NAP are kindly letting us view this book on line.
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome ? Diagnosis, Epidemiology, Prevention and Treatment.
Edited by Kathleen Stratton, Cynthia Howe and Frederick Battaglia.
Published in 1996 by National Academy Press, Washington DC.

Research from Detroit
"Prenatal alcohol exposure can lead to lasting changes in cognitive processing".