Myths of alcohol consumption during pregnancy

December 2014
Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal;Dec2014/Jan2015, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p16
The article reports on a resource/initiative from Australia's Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education called "Women Want to Know" which provides information for health professionals about the myths of alcohol consumption during pregnancy, and discusses reaction to the resource which was voiced by the foundation's senior policy officer, Sarah Ward. Strategies which the foundation has developed to help medical professionals discuss alcohol consumption with pregnant women are discussed.


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