Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in the North East

POSTED ON FEBRUARY 17, 2015 UPDATED ON FEBRUARY 2, 2015

North EastEvery day in the North East a baby is born with Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder.

It is caused by mothers drinking alcohol during pregnancy.

The children can have a number of disabilities, although it can often go undiagnosed for many years.

Thousands are thought to be living in the North East without knowing they’re affected.

Frances Read reports:  Click below link to watch the video

http://www.itv.com/news/tyne-tees/update/2014-09-09/foetal-alcohol-spectrum-disorder-in-the-north-east/

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