Rachel Weisz: ‘Fine’ for pregnant women to drink alcohol

British actress Rachel Weisz has sparked some controversy by stating pregnant women can drink alcohol.

The Oscar winner, who gave birth to her first child, Henry Chance, in May, said she thought it was “fine” for expectant mothers to have a glass of wine after the first three months.

Weisz claims it is “fine” to drink wine while pregnant, explaining European women regularly do so. Her comments, made while promoting her latest movie The Fountain, and were immediately called to question by medical experts who described them as “ill-informed” and “dangerous.”

 

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