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Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention
One in 13 women reports drinking alcohol during pregnancy, which can cause fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Learn about ways to reduce risky drinking.
Alcohol Use and Binge Drinking Among Women of Childbearing Age - United States, 2006-2010 (8/30/2012)
CDC analyzed 2006-2010 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data. Based on their self-reports, an estimated 51.5% of nonpregnant women used alcohol, as did 7.6% of pregnant women. The prevalence of binge drinking was 15.0% among nonpregnant women and 1.4% among pregnant women.
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