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FASD Awareness: What’s Nutrition Got To Do With It?

FASD Awareness: What’s Nutrition Got To Do With It?

By Lauren Bartell Weiss, Ph.D. As International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness Day approaches, people all around the world are planning events to raise awareness about the potential risks of consuming alcohol during pregnancy and the difficulties of people and families who struggle with FASD. The first FASDay was celebrated on 9/9/99. This day […]

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Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy ‘Still Major Concern’ 40 Years After FAS Discovery

Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy ‘Still Major Concern’ 40 Years After FAS Discovery

Researcher Credited With Discovering Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Aims To Raise Awareness During FASD Month With Launch Of Free Service For Pregnant Women Brentwood, TN – It’s been 40 years since Kenneth Lyons Jones, MD, and David Smith, MD, first identified Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) after examining several children with similar traits who had all been […]

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A Review Of Alternative Methods For Relieving NVP That’s Fit For A King

The Prince And The Pregnancy By Sonia Alvarado, Senior Teratogen Information Specialist, MotherToBaby CA Where was I when I heard the new prince was born? Like most, I heard it via breaking news alerts on my phone and on Facebook. But as the “likes” and commentary started to fly, instead of wondering what color eyes […]

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Pregnancy Can Be Uncomfortable Enough… Don’t Let The Bugs Bite Too!

Pregnancy Can Be Uncomfortable Enough… Don’t Let The Bugs Bite Too!

In many ways, summer is an enjoyable time of year. The weather is warmer, more outdoor activities are available, and there are often more chances to spend time with family and friends. Summer is also a time of year that many people experience something less fun: bites and stings. Depending on the time of summer, […]

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The Battle Against Pregnancy Stretch Marks: What The Research Shows Us

By Sonia Alvarado, Senior Teratogen Information Specialist, MotherToBaby CA Celebrity pregnancies get lots of media attention and are quick to share their own thoughts on what they eat, how they deal with pregnancy weight and unwanted effects like stretch marks. Stretch marks (SM) and pregnancy are almost synonymous. Reports suggest that 50-90% of pregnant women […]

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