"Of all the lifestyle choices we make in conjunction with pregnancy, none are of greater importance to the child’s future health and development than the ones we make in relation to alcohol."
Alcohol, pregnancy and infant health – a shared responsibility, is a new report from the IOGT-NTO in collaboration with CERA at the University of Gothenburg, the Swedish Society of Nursing, the Swedish Association of General Practice and the SAFF Foundation.
The report covers:
- An overview of alcohol, pregnancy and infant health
- Alcohol consumption apart from pregnancy or prior to pregnancy recognition
- Alcohol exposure during pregnancy
- Prevention strategies
- Postpartum effects
- Recommendations for practice