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

There’s some good news; the short-term withdrawal symptoms of babies exposed to opioids in the womb are manageable. The bad news, the same child is likely to start life in a difficult home environment, and the consequences of that are often much more significant. This interview-article from NPR presents a perspective worth noting as we in Minot take up this problem and look for solutions.

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Robert Siegel, NPR

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