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Stigma keeps pregnant women from reporting drug use

Stigma keeps many pregnant women in the province from reporting their drug
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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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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’

On a morning in April, Kristen Cebada woke up and told herself: You
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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

Photo credit: Rom Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star Luz Rangel had run
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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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