Alcohol abuse

Study of first-graders shows fetal alcohol spectrum disorders prevalent in US communities

February 06, 2018

Synopsis: NIH-funded research examined over 6,000 children to determine the prevalence of FASD ranged from 1.1 to 5 percent. The findings are reported online in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The study was co-led by Philip May, Ph.D., of the University of North Carolina Nutrition Research Institute on the NC Research Campus in Kannapolis, […]

The continuum of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in four rural communities in south africa: Prevalence and characteristics

December 31, 2015

The continuum of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in four rural communities in South Africa: Prevalence and characteristics. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, December 31, 2015. Philip A. May, a, b, Marlene M. de Vries, b, Anna-Susan Marais, b, Wendy O. Kalberg, c, Colleen M. Adnams, d, Julie M. Hasken, a, Barbara Tabachnick, e, Luther K. Robinson, […]