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Is It OK to Have an Occasional Drink During Pregnancy?

Is It OK to Have an Occasional Drink During Pregnancy?

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OrganizationAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
http://www.acog.org
This site offers information on numerous health issues. The women's health section includes readings on pregnancy, labor, delivery, postpartum care, breast health, menopause, contraception, and more.

OrganizationNational Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS)
http://www.nofas.org
NOFAS is dedicated to eliminating birth defects caused by alcohol consumption during pregnancy and improving the quality of life for those individuals and families affected. Call: (800) 66-NOFAS

OrganizationMaternal and Child Health Bureau
http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov
This U.S. government agency is charged with promoting and improving the health of mothers and children.



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