What You Need to Know About TB Infection

Booklet on TB infection, including the TB skin test, treatment, and adherence to medication


What You Need to Know About TB Infection (Spanish)

Booklet on TB infection, including the TB skin test, treatment, and adherence to medication


What You Need to Know About The TB Skin Test

A TB skin test will tell you if you have ever had TB germs in your body.


What You Need To Know: Effects of Alcohol on a Fetus

Drinking alcohol at any time during a pregnancy can damage a fetus. This fact sheet describes how alcohol can damage a fetus and what the consequences may be.


What You Need To Know: Effects of Alcohol on Women

Provides information about the way alcohol affects women, including health risks and susceptibility to intoxication. Discusses the risks of drinking alcohol while pregnant, including Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD). Includes a resource guide.


What You Need To Know: Adopting and Fostering Children With Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

Parenting has been called the toughest but most fulfilling job in the world. Parenting children with special needs, such as fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD), brings its own set of challenges.


What You Need to Know: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Among Native Americans

Provides information and statistics about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) in the Native American population. Gives a definition of FASD, and tells what is being done to address FASD in Native American populations. Includes a resource guide.


What You Need to Know: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders and the Criminal Justice System

"Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders: (FASD) is an umbrella term describing the range of effects that can occur in an individual prenatally exposed to alcohol. These effects may include physical, mental, behavioral, and/or learning diabilities with possible lifelong implications. FASD is not a clinical diagnosis. It refers to conditions such as fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS). alcohol-related neurodevelopmental disorder (ARND), and alcohol-related birth defects (ARBD).


What You Need to Know: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders By The Numbers

Using statistics, this fact sheet describes the extent of FASD in the populations, the significance of the problem, as well as the challenges in collecting data on FASD. It provides statistics that paint a picture of women at risk of giving birth to children with an FASD. Finally, the fact sheet illustrates the problems faced by people with an FASD.


What You Need to Know: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders When Your Child Faces the Juvenile Justice System

Children with an FASD face special challenges which can make them vulnerable to unlawful activities. This fact sheet discusses those challenges, describes the legal process, and outlines the rights of a child during encounters with the criminal justice system. It also provides parents with tips on how to advocate for their child to make sure the system meets the childメs needs.


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