6:14 pm
Fri October 29, 2010

Teenager With Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Speaks To Students

Teenager With Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Speaks To Students

Wyoming – Eighteen-year-old Morgan Fawcett is an Alaskan Native affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. That's the umbrella term for the range of physical effects and mental disabilities than can come about in the children of women who drink during pregnancy. Fawcett was diagnosed with F-A-S-D as a teenager, and he often shares his story in an effort to raise awareness. He also plays the native flute as part of his presentations. He say the instrument has helped him cope with his condition.