Parenting · Pregnancy

FASD: What is it?

“I know that it’s not good to drink during pregnancy, but will one small drink hurt my baby?” This is one of the most common questions that I’m asked as a Public Health Nurse. September is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) month and September 9th has been designated as International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness… Continue reading FASD: What is it?

Pregnancy

Alcohol in Pregnancy: 4 frequently asked questions

Alcohol in pregnancy has been in the media quite a bit lately.  Some of the messaging you hear can be confusing.  With International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day coming on September 9th, we will be answering common questions that people have about this topic. Question:  Are there any types of alcohol considered to be… Continue reading Alcohol in Pregnancy: 4 frequently asked questions