Topic: Native Affairs

Native Affairs - Foetal Alcohol

By Iulia Leilua
  • Northland
  • South Island

For decades, experts have warned pregnant women of the dangers of drinking alcohol.  But the research is still being ignored by many.  Up to 3000 babies, a year could be born with Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder in New Zealand.  Native Affairs share the story of a mother who drank, who did drugs during pregnancy, shares her regret and the awful reality with Iulia Leilua.