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Light drinking in pregnancy and mid-childhood mental health and learning outcomes
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    Light drinking in pregnancy and mid-childhood mental health and learning outcomes
    • Oscar Garcia-Algar, Paediatrician
    • Other Contributors:
      • Diane Black, Consuelo Guerri and Simona Pichini

    Dear Editor,

    We have read with interest the paper by Sayal et al. concerning a cohort of 11-year-old children prenatally exposed to alcohol and the major conclusion that light drinking in pregnancy does not appear to be associated with clinically important adverse effects for mental health and academic outcomes at the age of 11 years.

    This broad epidemiological study has several problems related to the...

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