Fetal Alcohol Spectrum

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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum

Cause of complications;FAS is cause when a woman drinks alcohol, which the alcohol is pass through the placenta to the fetus. The alcohol seems more concentrated in the fetus. Woman who drinks without realizing there're pregnant and it can damage the first week of pregnancy. Alcohol is the most harmful during the mother's first three months of pregnant.

Treatment of complication ;Some FAS can be treated but depends. The earlier the more progress is likely to be made. Special eduction and social services is provided to help children who have FAS. This opportunity benefits from being stable and a loving home for them to feel comfortable and a loving home for the children. People or children with FAS can develop problems with violence or abuse at home. Children, adults can be treated, but it depends on their exhibits, some may need specifically treatment such as serveral medication symptoms.Medications treatment listantidepressants to treat problems with sadness and negativitystimulants to treat lack of focus, hyperactivity, and other behavioral problemsneuroleptics to treat anxiety and aggressionanti-anxiety drugs to treat anxietyBehavioral training may also help FAS children. For instance, friendship training teaches kids social skills for interacting with their peers. Executive function training may improve skills such as self-control, reasoning, and understanding cause.

Risk for this complication;Woman who's around there age 35 and up are more likely have a chance of having babies with disorder and have fetal alcohol spectrum. Another risk is woman who can't stop their self from drinking alcohol,liquor and wine. And at last is woman who get abuse can have risk for their baby being not normal or who is not careful enough.


Symptoms of complication;List of signs of FASa small heada smooth ridge between the upper lip and nose, small eyes, a very thin upper lip, or other abnormal facial featuresbelow-average height and weighthyperactivitylack of focuspoor coordinationdelayed development and problems in thinking, speech, movement and social skillspoor judgmentproblems seeing or hearinglearning disabilitiesmental retardationheart problemskidney defects and abnormalities deformed limbs or fingersmood swings

Desertion of complication;It's a condition, where people or babies have problems with their hearing, memory, vision, attention span, and learn how to communicate with others. The damage is often permanent with the rest of their life.

Preventtion of the complication;Woman who have a drinking problem should seek for a health care professional. Also woman shouldn't drink if they think there pregnant. And after all, the first couple weeks of being pregnant can effects the baby from drinking.



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