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September is FASD Awareness and Prevention Month

Prenatal alcohol exposure is the leading cause of preventable intel­lectual disabilities and birth defects in the U.S. Recognizing this, Gov. John R. Kasich has designated Sep­tember as Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness and Prevention Month in Ohio to serve as an important reminder that alcohol-related birth defects can be completely prevented.

 To read the governor’s resolution, click here.

 Learn more about FASD at and


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