Pregnant Women Addicted to Opioids When Giving Birth Increases Fourfold
The number of pregnant women addicted to opioids when they give birth increased fourfold from 1999 to 2014, according to a new government report.
Addiction is a chronic disease. Let’s treat it that way. The sense of isolation that families feel when struggling with addiction is unconscionable and we must change that by speaking out and ending the stigma of addiction.