Shannon McCarty

Seeking an outcome for a different tomorrow: pregnant or breastfeeding moms shouldn’t wait to get help, recovery is possible

Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding and misusing opioids are encouraged to get help today. A mother’s misuse has a number of consequences, not only for her, but also for her baby. Opioid use disorder has been linked to maternal death and, for babies, it has been linked to poor fetal growth, premature birth, stillbirth, …

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