PREGNANCY TESTS IN BARS TO PREVENT FOETAL ALCOHOL SYNDROME?
That’s the thinking behind a new program
in Alaska, which has the highest rate
of foetal alcohol syndrome ( FAS) in the US. FAS is a condition in which a baby is born with mental and/or physical health problems that are linked to drinking alcohol in pregnancy.
Women of childbearing age in Alaska are 20 per cent more likely to binge drink in comparison to the US