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03 Jul 2010

Conception and Alchohol
Hi, i just found out that i am preggies probably 4weeks. i used to drink wine a few weeks back. obvously not aware of the pregnancy. Can this affect the baby, drinking in the first weeks of conception. thanks
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It depends how much you drank. Binge drinking could affect the baby.

Best wishes
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