Alcohol's hidden iceberg

by Rick Thomas

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders describes a range of disorders caused by the toxic effects of alcohol on the developing fetus. At the severe end of that spectrum it is a condition characterised by stunted growth, abnormal facial features and permanent brain damage that results in impaired intellectual function alongside a range of other neurological, psychological, social and behavioural disorders.   To continue click on the link below:

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