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harmful for the baby if I drink non-alcoholic beer?

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To whom it may concern,
I am pregnant (15th week). I do not drink or smoke, I also take good care of myself and have a balanced diet. I am going to a party next week and wanted to ask if it is I am aware that they might contain ,49% alcohol. I have read many opinions, but I would like to be 100% sure before doing something.
Thanks in advance for your answer and time.

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replied February 25th, 2011
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Taking alcohol in any form regularly can cause reduction in blood supply to the baby and damage the delicate blood vessels of the placenta leading to life long physical and behavioral problems in children along with problems of being underweight, birth defects etc. Refrain from having alcohol during entire pregnancy if possible. However having 1-2 glasses of wine (it contains very less alcohol as compared to beer) while eating is considered to be fine. Never have it in empty stomach and more that the suggested limit. Eat a good balanced diet and drink plenty of water to help flush the effects out soon, take plenty of rest.
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