Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in the North East
POSTED ON FEBRUARY 17, 2015 UPDATED ON FEBRUARY 2, 2015
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