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Fetal diseases

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Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder is a name given to a range of conditions. Learn more about FASD and the risks with drinking alcohol during pregnancy.

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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) - Alcohol and Other Drugs Knowledge Centre

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) is a diagnostic term used to describe the range of mental and physical effects on the developing unborn baby that are caused by drinking alcohol during pregnancy

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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 FASD? Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder - Help, Support & Advice

What is FASD? Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is the term used to describe the lifelong physical and/or neurodevelopmental impairments that can result from fetal alcohol exposure. Alcohol can cause damage to the unborn child at any time during pregnancy, even before a pregnancy has been confirmed.

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

What is FASD? - NOFASD Australia

What is FASD? Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is the term used to describe the lifelong physical and/or neurodevelopmental impairments that can result from fetal alcohol exposure

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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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Characteristics across the lifespan - NOFASD Australia

Characteristics across the lifespan As the adverse impacts of fetal alcohol exposure are dependent on the timing and dose of alcohol use during pregnancy, the individual fetal alcohol (FA) characteristics will vary from child to child

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

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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