FASD does not always have physical symptoms

August 15, 2012 at 2:16 pm

If you drank alcohol during your pregnancy, don’t always expect your child to be unaffected if he/she looks “normal”. Physical impairments are not always evident in FASD. Most parents don’t notice their child has any disabilities until later development when cognition, learning, and behavior are affected. FASD is an invisible disability and may go undiagnosed or misdiagnosed for many years. Check out this enlightening article.

Entry filed under: Prevention.

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