There has been a lot of research on how teratogens cause genetic and congenital birth defects in babies. What are Teratogens?  They are anything that will interfere with the growth or development of a fetus. You will find article after article about the effects of women smoking, taking drugs, and drinking alcohol on developing babies.  But what happens if a man smokes, takes drugs, or drinks alcohol?  Can this harm a developing fetus?Directions:Write at least 200 words on this topic.Save and name your assignment “Week 1 Research Assignment”, then save on your computer.  This document will then be uploaded by clicking on “Browse my Computer”.Make sure to cite your sources in your assignment.Tips:Read pages 59- 64 from Chapter 2.Check out these websites:http://www.come-over.to/FAS/mentoo.htmhttp://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/chronicle/archive/1998/10/02/MN77373.DTLhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3901885/Grading CriteriaEarned Points/ Maximum  PointsExplains teratogens and how they cause genetic and congenital birth defects in babies. 40/40Evaluates the impact that drugs/alcohol have on the reproductive system of a man and supports the statement of whether this can harm a developing fetus. 40/40Proper APA format of citations and references. 10/10Grammar, spelling, and correct APA format 10/10Total100/100

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