Humanity Has Always Yielded To The Pressure Of Different

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Humanity has always yielded to the pressure of different chemical substances that eventually caused it irreparable damage. Finding the “Cure” from the damage obtained was the next step. It seems that only now, when the number of the diseases caused by different substances has reached its peak, people have finally understood that the best “Cure” is the prevention of any forms of substance abuse. Alcohol is not the last one on the list of theses destructive substances. It is the “companion” of any significant event occurring in the life of modern people or even an everyday way to relax and get away from all the difficulties. People relax and forget that they are supposed to think not only about their health but also about the health of…show more content…
The term alcohol is applicable for: beer, wine, whiskey, vodka or other drinks containing this denomination. In other words alcohol with its most dangerous for the fetus product ethanol, which is so quickly adopted by the female organism, causes a wide range of destructive consequences. Fetal Alcohol Syndrome affects three major spheres of the fetus development: Growth retardation, Damage of Central Nervous System, Appearance of the infant. (“Fetal Alcohol Syndrome”) In utero child is “A member of the species homosapeins, at any stage of development, who is carried in the womb”. This is written in the legislation which was approved on the 20th of march 2004 by the US Senate. As the Fetal Alcohol Syndrome may be gained during the period of pregnancy it is very important to understand how alcohol affects the fetus. It is common Knowledge that fetus is very vulnerable, especially during the first three trimesters. The main reason for this vulnerability is that throughout this period its basic formations. The unborn baby is influenced by everything his/her mother is exposed to. The same thing works for alcohol. Female exposure to alcohol during the period of pregnancy results in the inclination in the development of the fetus and therefore further “chain reaction” of incorrect development. Females metabolize alcohol very quickly and this is the primary cause of their necessity to abstain from alcohol. The fetus is already
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