The global toll of fetal alcohol syndrome

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/01/170113155419.htm

Worldwide, an estimated 119,000 children are born with fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) each year, a new study shows. The study provides the first-ever estimates of the proportion of women who drink during pregnancy, as well as estimates of FAS by country, World Health Organization region and worldwide.

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