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Following is FIVS-Assure’s list of initiatives and resources of good practices around the topic of alcohol and pregnancy. Read more.

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DrinkWise Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Program

The DrinkWise FASD Awareness Program aims to create greater awareness among Australians that FASD is a preventable disorder. The Program also reaffirms the risks of drinking alcohol while pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or breastfeeding.

Sponsors: DrinkWise Australia
Implementation: Oceania

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Relevant UN SDGs:
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DrinkWise Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Program2021-08-18T17:24:09+02:00

Drinking and Your Pregnancy

NIAAA

Drinking and Your Pregnancy is a publication that offers basic guidelines for alcohol consumption for women in the United States and discusses medical repercussions when women decide to consume alcohol while pregnant.

Sponsor: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
Date: 2012
Implementation: North America

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Relevant UN SDGs:
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Drinking and Your Pregnancy2021-06-25T19:10:57+02:00

National Organization for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

NOFAS

National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome’s (NOFAS) educationally focused website that offers information about birth defects associated with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and seeks to improve the lives of individuals and families affected by FAS.

Sponsor: National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Implementation: North America

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Relevant UN SDGs:
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National Organization for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome2021-06-25T19:11:54+02:00

Busting the Myths about Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy

MOFAS

This resource addresses common myths and misconceptions about the dangers of drinking during pregnancy. The site also provides resources and advice to those who believe their child might be suffering from Fetal Alcohol Syndrome.

Sponsor: The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS)
Date: 2010
Implementation: North America

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Relevant UN SDGs:
SDG3SDG4

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Busting the Myths about Drinking Alcohol During Pregnancy2021-06-25T19:13:58+02:00

Our Thinking About Drinking

Brown-Forman

Our Thinking About Drinking is a resource for information on the dangers of alcohol consumption by pregnant women. The site includes general information on the dangers of drinking while pregnant, recent research on the subject and also offers policy suggestions.

Sponsor: Brown-Forman
Implementation: International

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Relevant UN SDGs:
SDG3 SDG4

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Our Thinking About Drinking2021-06-25T19:16:36+02:00

Women and Alcohol

Women and Alcohol

A booklet that provides a variety of health information for women that choose to consume alcohol beverages. The booklet covers the health benefits of alcohol beverage consumption, as well as the risks of over consumption.

Sponsors: U.S. National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) and the Office of Research on Women’s Health
Date: October 2020
Implementation: North America

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Relevant UN SDGs:
SDG3SDG4

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Women and Alcohol2021-06-25T19:17:32+02:00

Beba com Cabeça

Beba Com Cabeça

Beba Com Cabeça is a programme that describes the physical effects of alcohol and stresses the importance of enjoying alcohol in moderation. Also, it is a campaign that discusses complications during pregnancy that can stem from alcohol consumption.

Sponsor: Associação Nacional de Empresas de Bebidas Espirituosas (Anebe) & Fórum Nacional Alcool e Saúde (FNAS)
Implementation: Europe

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Relevant UN SDGs:
SDG3SDG4

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