Thousands of children suffer from Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. Nurses can help by advocating for greater awareness of the risks of drinking during pregnancy, and by supporting more effective diagnosis, interventions and supports for those with the disorder.
Online RNJ Content: Poverty action and resources 
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Adequate shelter, access to nutritious food, and a minimum wage that is consistent with (or above) the cost of living can significantly impact a person’s health. A lack of any – or all – can lead to serious health consequences. Read more