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Even moderate drinking in pregnancy can affect a child’s IQ

15 November 2012

Researchers at the University of Bristol have found that relatively small levels of exposure to alcohol while in the womb can influence a child’s IQ. The findings, published today [14 Nov] in PLOS ONE, have been covered extensively in the national and international media.

Researchers at the University of Bristol have found that relatively small levels of exposure to alcohol while in the womb can influence a child’s IQ. The findings, published today [14 Nov] in PLOS ONE, have been covered extensively in the national and international media.

Media who have covered the research include: the Guardian, Daily Mail, BBC, The Times, Sky News, Independent, BBC Radio One (Breakfast), BBC Radio Bristol, South West News Service, Reuters, Channel 4, Nursing Times, US News, the Australian, Metro, Huffington Post, Japan Today, New Scientist and the LA Times.