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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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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:
SDG3SDG4

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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:
SDG3SDG4

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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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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:
SDG3SDG4

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Our Thinking About Drinking2020-11-26T18:11:10+01:00

Women and Drinking

NIH

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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Consumo Responsable (Responsible Consumption)

FEBE

Consumo Responsable is a Spanish language website providing information on how the body digests alcohol, recommendations for moderate consumption based on certain characteristics (e.g., gender, age, etc.), how to calculate this amount, and who should abstain from alcohol (e.g., minors, pregnant women and drivers).

Sponsor: Federación Española de Bebidas Espirituosas (FEBE)
Date: 2017
Implementation: Europe

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Relevant UN SDGs:
SDG3SDG4

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