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Chelsea Ruth

Neonatologist, Newborn Intensive Care Units, Winnipeg; Research Scientist, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy; advisor, EvidenceNetwork.ca

Chelsea Ruth, MD, MSc, FRCPC is an advisor with EvidenceNetwork.ca, a Neonatologist working in the Newborn Intensive Care Units within Winnipeg and a Research Scientist at the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy. Her research focuses on how the outcomes for Manitoba’s children is affected by their newborn circumstances.
Alcohol Use In Pregnancy Is Part Of A Complex Set Of

Alcohol Use In Pregnancy Is Part Of A Complex Set Of Issues

In my work as a neonatologist, I've looked after many, many babies. I've seen families of all ages, cultures and circumstances. But I've never seen a mother who wanted to harm her growing baby. Yet too often I still see mothers who use alcohol during pregnancy despite extensive educational campaigns about its harmful effects on the growing fetus.
11/18/2015 03:24 EST