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In Brief: Pregnancy Reduces Risk of Alcohol Use Disorder in Women and Their Partners

Because even small amounts of fetal exposure to alcohol have been associated with a constellation of adverse effects, women who are pregnant are counselled to avoid all consumption of alcohol.  Women who are pregnant or planning to conceive are highly motivated and often make fairly significant changes in their health behaviors; however, we have seen… Read More »

‘I'm learning every day': Denise Richards reveals her daughter has a rare chromosomal disorder

‘I’m learning every day’: Denise Richards reveals her daughter, 7, has a rare chromosomal disorder and can barely speak Denise Richards, 47, revealed her youngest daughter Eloise, seven, has a chromosomal disorder She is missing part of Chromosome 8, which has genes involved in brain development and function Doctors ‘don’t have a road map’ for the… Read More »