Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

The consumption of alcohol in pregnant women sadly is still a reality around the globe. Many are not aware that even one glass of alcohol consumed can harm the unborn child forever. Symptoms of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) are the consequence. Clinical pictures vary from hypernervosity and abnormal appearance, short height, low body weight, small head size, poor coordination to... read more

Network Committee Meeting in Germany

Blue Cross Network Committee has met from 13 until 16 February at the premises of Blue Cross Germany. It was the first time the new Network Committee which has been elected at last year´s General Assembly met and commenced its work. The exchange between the President Albert Moukolo, the Committee members and the General Secretariat has been constructive and concrete: The Development and... read more

When Home is the Most Dangerous Place

 Open letter Joint Letter: When Home Is The Most Dangerous Place When home is the most dangerous place – millions of children are growing up in families with alcohol problems, but society is largely failing them Posted 14.2.2017   To: H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson UNGA President, UN Headquarters, 405 East 42nd Street, NY, 10017, USA To: H.E. Zeid Ra’ad Al... read more

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