Prenatal acetaminophen exposure in meconium and the risk of ADHD- Role of Confounding by Indication

Motherisk Int J 2020;1;24   Gideon Koren MD FRCPC FACMT Professor and Head of Pharmacology, Adelson School of Medicine, Ariel University, Israel E mail: gidiup_2000@yahoo.com Tel 972587194777 Jacob V. Aranda MD, PhD, FRCPC, FAAP Professor of Pediatrics and Ophthalmology and Director of Neonatology State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University   Question: In…

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Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in twin pregnancies

Motherisk Int J 2020;1:18   Gideon Koren MD, FRCPC, FACMT and Rana Cohen BSc Pharm, MBA Adelson School of Medicine, Ariel University and Motherisk Israel Program   Question: If a heavily drinking mother has twins, are both affected by FASD? Answer: Not necessarily. Studies in humans and experiments in laboratory animals reveal full concordance in…

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Meconium Fatty Acid Ethyl Esters (FAEE);A Biomarker for Quantifying Fetal Alcohol Exposure

Motherisk Int J 2020;1:2 Gideon Koren MD, Rana Cohen BSc Pharm, MBA Motherisk Israel Program, Adelson faculty of medicine Ariel University (2)   Address for Correspondence: Gideon Koren MD, Motherisk Israel, Shamir Hospital, Zrifin Israel gidiup_2000@yahoo.com Tel 972587194777     Abstract: Question: How can clinicians know if a baby was seriously exposed to alcohol in…

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