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Nearly 12% of Women Report Consuming Alcohol During Pregnancy

While different countries may have different attitudes toward the consumption of alcohol during pregnancy, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has taken a firm stand against the use of alcohol during pregnancy. In the report entitled “Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders,” the AAP identified prenatal exposure to alcohol as the leading preventable cause of birth defects… Read More »

Boy, 11, nearly died after the hairy moles that cover his body caused him to develop a brain tumour

Boy, 11, has moles covering his WHOLE body because of a one-in-50,000 condition that caused him to develop a brain tumour Lucas Starr suffers from giant congenital melanocytic nevus Rushed to hospital with a tumour earlier this year after having a seizure at home Had his thirtieth operation to remove it after first going under the knife as… Read More »