Many people around the world struggle with addiction. When this person is pregnant, the substances they consume are not only dangerous to their health, but also to that of their baby. In the United States alone, about 5 percent of women use one or more addictive substances during pregnancy.
It is important to understand drug addiction and its impact on pregnancy. In the following infographic, we briefly discuss the possible complications and healing options for pregnant women with addiction problems.
Infographic provided by Vanguard Behavioral Health, addiction treatment Tucson