Possible treatment for fetal alcohol damage after birth

Two commonly used drugs erased the learning and memory deficits caused by fetal alcohol exposure when the drugs were given after birth, thus potentially identifying

Pregnant Pause new campaign video launch event: Australia

Pregnant Pause new campaign video launch event from FAREAustralia on Vimeo. Pregnant Pause, the innovative public health campaign that encourages mums-to-be to go alcohol free

New report from Canada’s Drug Futures Forum outlines recommendations for the next decade of drug policy in Canada

Recommendations from a meeting of over 200 policymakers, public health officials, law enforcement professionals, researchers, people who use drugs, and community organizers provides an innovative

Free Online Addiction Medicine Diploma

The Online Addiction Medicine Diploma is a free online certificate course targeted at health care professionals interested in learning more about providing care to patients

FASD: A guide for mental health professionals

By Jerrod Brown Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD), which researchers have estimated affect 2 to 5 percent of the U.S. population, are lifelong conditions that

Why does prenatal alcohol exposure increase the likelihood of addiction?

One of the many negative consequences when fetuses are exposed to alcohol in the womb is an increased risk for drug addiction later in life.

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