Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs)
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs) are a group of conditions that can occur in a person who was exposed to alcohol before birth. FASDs are preventable if a baby is not exposed to alcohol before birth.
Facts, causes, signs, diagnosis, and treatments.
Why alcohol is dangerous and how to get help.
Monitoring, prevention strategies, and other research.
Data and statistics highlights.
Overview of CDC’s work.
CDC-funded partnerships and collaborations
Scientific articles and key findings.
Fact sheets, infographics, videos, training, and more.
CHOICES program and alcohol screening and brief intervention (SBI).
Trainings and resources for healthcare providers
Use of multiple substances in pregnancy is common.
CDC is working to make alcohol screening and brief intervention (SBI) a routine element of health care in all primary care settings.
FASD online training and resources for healthcare professionals.