Middle class women drink 'the most during pregnancy'

Middle class women are more likely than women from other classes to drink more than the recommended limits during pregnancy, researchers said.

They called for health officials to revise their guidance on drinking in pregnancy after their study showed that even those adhering to the suggested limits are more likely to have problems with their babies than those who do not drink at all.

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Pregnant women drink too much, claims study

More than half of women drink more than the recommended limits during the first three months of pregnancy, a study has suggested.