Alcohol Still A Threat In Too Many American Pregnancies: Study


By Cara Murez

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THURSDAY, July 1, 2021 (HealthDay News) — More than half of American babies are exposed to at least some alcohol before they are born — and for 8 out of 10, it happens before their mothers even realize they’re pregnant, according to a Yale University study.

Because alcohol consumption may harm the developing fetus, researchers said their findings underscore the need to promote abstinence in women who are pregnant or trying to become pregnant, as well as…click here to continue reading