Congress Takes On Fetal Alcohol Exposure – Alaska Dispatch

Alaska Dispatch’s original article can be accessed by clicking HERE. Jill Burke | Apr 02, 2012 Alaska’s U.S. Senators have joined colleagues from South Dakota and Hawaii in a national push to help prevent pregnant mothers from drinking alcohol and assist individuals living with the lifelong effects of various fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.

Stricter Thinking on Alcohol During Pregnancy – Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal’s original article can be accessed by clicking HERE. In the sixth to 12th week of pregnancy, a fetus’s bones, brain and central nervous system are forming. Buds blossom into arms and legs, and internal organs start to function. A face with eyelids, lips and other features appears.