Is the Child of an Alcoholic a Victim before they are Born? Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome can occur as a result of the mother of an unborn child drinking excessively high amounts of alcohol during pregnancy. It is believed that the alcohol crosses through the placenta causing fetal defects. These can range from mild to really severe and can affect sight, learning difficulties, facial features, kidney function, emotions…

Why the Sudden Criticism of British Nannies?

There seems to be a new sport in the English press, bash the British Nanny, an individual characterized as demanding, inflexible and overpriced. The fact that Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge has a Spanish ‘super nanny’, SamCam an Australian and a former Nepalese newly British gal, does not really justify some of the stinging comments…