World FASD Awareness Day

Reunion celebrates the International FAS Prevention Day, every year since 2002, under the leadership of Dr. Thierry Maillard, with the support of many volunteers, yesterday from Réunisaf, today from SAF Indian Ocean, Resource Center and SAF France.



EBCOG Position paper on Alcohol and pregnancy

November 27, 2015 Position Statement from the European Board and College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (EBCOG) Alcohol and pregnancy Dr Hanna Kahila – Associate Professor Erja Halmesmäki For over 40 years, drinking during pregnancy has been recognized as potentially harmful to the baby. Children exposed to heavy prenatal alcohol consumption may have a number of physical and brain abnormalities as well as restricted growth. Neurodevelopmental damage may lead to serious learning and behavioral problems, while those exposed to lower alcohol consumption may also show mild adverse effects. (1) Social drinking during pregnancy among western women is common, but there is [...]

« The consumption of alcohol during pregnancy, even high or low, can shortly cause significant risks to the child. This Alcohol taken during pregnancy is, according to the French Academy of Medicine, the first non-genetic cause of disability »

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Gallia Laboratoire


Région Réunion

3 Day conference followed by 2 day German Symposium
For all Professionals and other associated with FASD
To increase understanding about FASD
Keynote presentation from international experts
On-site accommodation available to book
further information: or
EUFASD 2018, 24th – 26th September : Ramada Hotel Berlin, Alexanderplatz