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Is it OK for pregnant women to drink alcohol in small amounts?

Official advice on this subject has had a tendency to change over the years. The Department of Health now recommends abstinence from alcohol for the duration, while the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence recommends not exceeding 1-2 units once or twice a week. What do you think is appropriate?

Official advice on this subject has had a tendency to change over the years. The Department of Health now recommends abstinence from alcohol for the duration, while the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence recommends not exceeding 1-2 units once or twice a week. What do you think is appropriate?