CDC: One in 13 Pregnant Women Consume Alcohol

July 20, 2012 Updated Jul 20, 2012 at 3:01 PM EDT

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CDC: One in 13 Pregnant Women Consume Alcohol

July 20, 2012 Updated Jul 20, 2012 at 3:01 PM EDT

(CDC) According to a recently released report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 7.6 percent of pregnant woman consume alcohol during pregnancy.

According to the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, the organization analyzed dated collected between 2006-10 that included more than 345,000 women between the ages of 18 and 44.

Read the information included in the CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report HERE.