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Drinking alcohol during pregnancy really DOES lead to poor brain function in babies, study confirms

Drinking alcohol at any point in pregnancy leads to poorer brain function in babies, a new study has confirmed. Researchers at the University of Bristol compared 23 published studies on drinking during pregnancy and found evidence it can also lead to lower birth weight. The findings backed up UK Chief Medical Officer guidelines not to drink during any trimester. Scientists compared children from the same families whose mothers cut down or increased their alcohol consumption between pregnancies. Read more.....



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