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Thu, Dec 20 2012 06:51:00
This is the time of year that we gather with friends, family and coworkers and celebrate the holidays. Often, these gatherings have lots of great food and a variety of alcoholic drinks. If you are hosting a Christmas gathering or a New Year's Eve celebration, having some inviting non-alcoholic drinks will ensure pregnant friends and family members feel included and don't feel pressured to drink alcohol.
Thu, Dec 13 2012 10:34:00
No thanks I'm Pregnant Campaign. What has gone into the development of our new campaign?
Tue, Nov 13 2012 13:18:00
The link between alcohol and harm to a developing fetus has been recognized throughout the centuries. The ancient Greeks and Romans believed that drinking alcohol at the time of conception would produce inferior children. In the Old Testament, the future mother of Sampson was warned, “Behold, you shall conceive ... drink no wine or strong drink ..." (Judges 13:7). These warnings against alcohol were not based on the scientific evidence that we have now, but people saw a connection between alcohol and negative effects on a child.