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Newborns with opioid withdrawal do better cared for by mom, versus stay in intensive care

Newborns with opioid withdrawal do better cared for by mom, versus stay in intensive care

With the opioid crisis leading to a rising number of babies suffering
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Separating newborn babies from mothers with addiction does more harm than good

Separating newborn babies from mothers with addiction does more harm than good

Removing newborn babies from women who are suffering from addiction helps neither
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N.J warns pregnant substance abusers to get help

N.J warns pregnant substance abusers to get help

Across the country, states are grappling with rising numbers of newborns suffering
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More babies being treated for opioid withdrawal in Canada

More babies being treated for opioid withdrawal in Canada

Another side effect of the Canadian opioid crisis is now affecting neonatal
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Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders are hidden crisis

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders are hidden crisis

The following Letter to the Editor was submitted by Indiana NOFAS’ director
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‘I’m pregnant, I relapsed on heroin and I don’t want to kill my baby’

‘I’m pregnant, I relapsed on heroin and I don’t want to kill my baby’

On a morning in April, Kristen Cebada woke up and told herself: You
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Opioids and Pregnancy: What are the Risks?

Opioids and Pregnancy: What are the Risks?

The rise in opioid prescriptions, particularly in pregnant women, needs to be
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Pill-Popping Mommas: ‘Many’ Pregnant Women Take Opioids, CDC Finds

Pill-Popping Mommas: ‘Many’ Pregnant Women Take Opioids, CDC Finds

Millions of American women of childbearing age take opioids — and many
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New ‘no judgment’ approach to opioid-dependent moms also helps their babies

New ‘no judgment’ approach to opioid-dependent moms also helps their babies

  Luz Rangel had run through her $10,000 savings and was cleaning
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For Newborns Exposed To Opioids, Health Issues May Be The Least Of Their Problems

For Newborns Exposed To Opioids, Health Issues May Be The Least Of Their Problems

All Things Considered recently ran a story about Newborns Exposed To Opioids. This
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