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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 18-year-old affected by fetal alcohol syndrome brought the problem to...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.

...act as a caregiver while under supervision, to have no contact with known drug users/traffickers, to complete a fetal alcohol syndrome evaluation, to complete a substance abuse evaluation and comply with treatment recommendations and placed...
Help with FASD event appreciated

...all who participated in the ninth annual International Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Awareness Day ceremony on Sept. 8 during the...particular. I appreciate you. Vickie Tinker Coordinator Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Program Frontier Community Services
Around the Peninsula

...335-2552 or e-mail FASD ceremony planned A ceremony to commemorate the 10th International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Soldotna Sports Center in conjunction with...
Guidance program to help Copper River children

...drug and alcohol awareness. The Copper River School District was chosen, in part, because it has one of the highest fetal alcohol syndrome rates in the state. Morotti said the idea is to spend the money on personal and social development of children...


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