Fetal alcohol syndrome is a lifelong condition that causes physical, mental, and behavioral problems. It is caused by drinking alcohol while pregnant. There are no known safe levels of alcohol to drink during pregnancy. The best way to prevent fetal alcohol syndrome is not to drink at all while pregnant or trying to get pregnant.
1 in 10 people will live with the lifelong consequences of fetal alcohol syndrome due to someone who drank during pregnancy – it’s time for this number to go down!