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[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 924 - Health promotion [34696/17]. (13 Jul 2017)

924. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Health his strategy to address a matter (details supplied) in respect of awareness campaigns on the dangers of drinking alcohol during pregnancy; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34696/17]


Minister of State at the Department of Health (Deputy Catherine Byrne): The provision of services including awareness campaigns for fetal alcohol syndrome is the responsibility of the Health Service Executive and as such, I have arranged to have the Deputy's question referred to the Health Service Executive for attention and direct reply.


See response at http://www.hse.ie/eng/about/PersonalPQ/PQ/2017/July-2017/Roisin-Shortall-PQ-34696-17.pdf

Item Type:Dail Debates
Date:13 July 2017
Related URLs:
Subjects:B Substances > Alcohol
E Concepts in biomedical areas > Pregnancy
G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Alcohol use
G Health and disease > Disorder by cause > Developmental disorder > Foetal (fetal) alcohol syndrome
T Demographic characteristics > Pregnant woman
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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