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What Are the Addiction Treatment Options for Pregnant Woman? 

Drug and alcohol use during pregnancy is not only harmful to the unborn baby but also to the mother. The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) warns that substance abuse while pregnant…

Dangers of Drinking Alcohol While Pregnant

Prenatal exposure to drugs and alcohol is the main cause of preventable birth defects in the United States. While some believe there is a “safe” amount of alcohol to consume…

Can I Use Ativan while Pregnant?

Ativan is the brand name for lorazepam, a benzodiazepine medication prescribed to treat anxiety disorders. Typically, this medication, like many other benzodiazepines, is prescribed for no more than two weeks to…

The Importance of Addiction Treatment for Pregnant Women

Addiction treatment is life or death concern for pregnant mothers and their unborn children. Drinking and drug use can cause permanent harm to infants, and the rigors of pregnancy can…

Drug Addiction and Pregnancy

Most people who have never experienced drug addiction or alcoholism could not understand how a woman could ever abuse any substance while pregnant. However, according to the National Institute on…