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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

Other Names for this Disease
  • Alcohol-Related Birth Defects (ARBD) - type
  • Alcohol-Related Neurodevelopmental Disorder (ARND) - type
  • FASD
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) - type
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Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS)
    1200 Eton Court, NW
    Third Floor
    Washington, DC 20007
    Toll-free: 800-66-NOFAS
    Telephone: 202-785-4585
    Fax: 202-466-6456

Social Networking Websites

  • is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support