These policies were supposed to stop pregnant women from drinking. A new study says they’re hurting babies.

In a study published on Wednesday in the journal PLOS One and provided to Vox exclusively ahead of publication, Meenakshi S. Subbaraman, a biostatistician at the Public Health Institute,

How do state policies on alcohol use affect pregnant women and infants?

EurekAlert: It is well known that if women drink while they are pregnant, they increase the chances that children may be affected by alcohol, including a