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Fetal diseases

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder is a name given to a range of conditions that occur in children born to mothers who drank alcohol at some time during their pregnancy.

Read more on Pregnancy, Birth & Baby website

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder - NT.GOV.AU

Diagnosis, symptoms and treatment of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.

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Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) | Raising Children Network

Drinking alcohol in pregnancy can cause birth defects and long-term health problems for babies and children. This is fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD).

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What is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder - RFFADA Website

RFFADA is a national not-for-profit health promotion charity dedicated to ensuring those affected prenatally by alcohol have access to support.

Read more on rffada – Russell Family Fetal Alcohol Disorders Association website

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder - RFFADA Website

RFFADA is a national not-for-profit health promotion charity dedicated to ensuring those affected prenatally by alcohol have access to support.

Read more on rffada – Russell Family Fetal Alcohol Disorders Association website

What is FASD?

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) is a term used for a spectrum of conditions caused by fetal alcohol exposure. Each condition and its diagnosis is based on the presentation of characteristic features which are unique to the individual and may be physical, developmental and/ or neurobehavioural.

Read more on NOFASD - National Organisation for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder website

Thinking about a FASD assessment | FASD Hub

Information on assessment for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) for parents and carers in Australia.

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Overview of prevention | FASD Hub

Introduction to prevention advice and initiatives in Australia for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD).

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Understanding FASD | FASD Hub

Introduction to understanding fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) in Australia

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Resources for FASD | FASD Hub

Australian and international resources for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD).

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