The truth about pregnancy and paracetamol

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Thu 18 August 2016

6 mins

Paracetamol has been one of the few drugs considered safe for women during pregnancy. New research has claimed its use during pregnancy is linked to behavioural issues in children.

But Professor Norman Saunders, a Professorial Fellow in Neuroscience at the University of Melbourne, says it’s not as dire as it seems.

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