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...is aimed at reducing the number of children born with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in Alaska.A study also is planned...state has the nation's highest documented rate of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders, also known as FASDs, according...

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Workshop on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders slated

Most people have heard of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. It's a specific type...disability. Individuals with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome live with a disability known as Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders, or FASD...

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What others say: Focus should be on reducing FASD, not on political points

...interview about his effort to combat Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders have been carried...during pregnancy. The effects of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders can't be...and, ideally, eliminating, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.- Fairbanks...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-03-31/what-others-say-focus-should-be-o
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...taken to a local hospital for a 10-day psychiatric stay. It would be the first of many.Malachi was diagnosed with fetal alcohol syndrome, pervasive developmental disability, mood disorder, mild mental retardation, feeding disorder and seizures...

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FASD receives state, national attention

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders are gaining widespread...development. The outcome for infants of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) varies, but almost...said Vickie Tinker, coordinator for the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Program at...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-04-10/fasd-receives-state-national-attenti
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No easy answers to FASD

Today is International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Day. All around the world, people...time. One day at a time. Vickie Tinker is coordinator for the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Program at Frontier Community Services.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2011-09-09/no-easy-answers-to-fasd
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New approach, old alcohol problem

...Judges are not allowed to consider fetal alcohol spectrum disorders-a catch-all...number of people affected by the fetal alcohol disorders in the criminal justice...an 18-year-old affected by fetal alcohol syndrome brought the problem to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-03-03/new-approach-old-alcohol-problem
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Legislative Information Office teleconference schedule for Feb. 6

...Regulation;Controlled Substance; Crimes; Defenses and for a Presentation: "National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome - Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) & the Equivalence of Intellectual / Developmental Disability" by William Edwards...

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School district implements training, curriculum for FASD

...The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District is continuing to expand and evolve outreach for students diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. Training and support programs have reached 400 educators, students and families since the school...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-12-0
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Not alone

...your hair down and say, 'OK, it's me time,'" Bicknell said. Bicknell's stepdaughter, Miranda, 19, has fetal alcohol syndrome. Kelsey, 18, recently had her foot amputated due to a blood disorder. Preston, 17, has cerebral palsy...

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