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How does fetal alcohol syndrome appear in toddlers and school age children?

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Dr. Robert Woods
Psychiatry
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In brief: Many, many problems

Toddlers and school age children with fetal alcohol syndrome (fas) can expeience a number of problems including mental retardation, birth defects, abnormal facial features, growth problems, problems with the central nervous system, trouble remembering and/or learning, vision or hearing problems, and behavior problems.
This condition is preventable 100% of the time. Don't drink during pregnancy!

In brief: Many, many problems

Toddlers and school age children with fetal alcohol syndrome (fas) can expeience a number of problems including mental retardation, birth defects, abnormal facial features, growth problems, problems with the central nervous system, trouble remembering and/or learning, vision or hearing problems, and behavior problems.
This condition is preventable 100% of the time. Don't drink during pregnancy!
Dr. Robert Woods
Dr. Robert Woods
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Differently

http://www.fasdcenter.samhsa.
gov/grabgo/factsheets.aspx explains the needs of children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder. It is the #1 preventable cause of intellectual disability, but iq's can range from 40->130; in "fetal alcohol effect, " 70->130. 80% have adhd, 90% require early intervention & special education throughout school. Executive functions deficits are life-long.

In brief: Differently

http://www.fasdcenter.samhsa.
gov/grabgo/factsheets.aspx explains the needs of children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder. It is the #1 preventable cause of intellectual disability, but iq's can range from 40->130; in "fetal alcohol effect, " 70->130. 80% have adhd, 90% require early intervention & special education throughout school. Executive functions deficits are life-long.
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Dr. Johanna Fricke
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