Exposure to alcohol
is most harmful during the first 6-12 weeks of pregnancy
when organs are developing.
Stop drinking immediately and get prenatal care
. Tell your obstetrician and monitor fetal growth carefully. Also examine the baby after birth for any findings consistent with prenatal exposire to alcohol. Some alcohol effects may not be detectable in infancy but show up as the child grows.
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