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By On August 10th, 2018

CDC Says Opioid Abuse In Pregnant Women Has Quadrupled

Medical professionals are finding an unprecedented number of women with opioid use disorder (OUD) at labor or delivery, with the rates of pregnant women with OUD quadrupling between 1999 and 2014. According to a new multistate study of trends from the Centers for Control and Disease, overall opioid use or addiction is not just rising.…

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