October 7th 2010 archive

New study: Alcohol during pregnancy ok?

Yesterday the CBC posted a summary of a British study that stated “The children of mothers who drank small amounts of alcohol during their pregnancy are not at an increased risk for behavioural or intellectual developmental problems.” It went on to make the following, possibly dangerous – in my eyes at least, claims that “children born to light drinkers were 30 per cent less likely to have behavioural problems than children whose mothers did not drink during pregnancy.  As well, the study found Read more […]