Alcoholism and drug addiction destroys lives. If you are pregnant and using you should seek help from a health care professional now. The pregnant woman’s body shares everything she consumes with the developing fetus. The risks to pregnancy from addiction are serious and the statistics are staggering, but the results are preventable. It is never too late to seek a drug treatment program for help with addiction. A drug and alcohol rehab center can provide health care for both you and your unborn child.
The direct impact upon the development of the fetus from alcohol and drugs is profound, from the first few weeks of pregnancy through birth. This easy to read infographic is divided into groups by drugs of abuse and the effects of the substances upon the fetus.
Give the developing fetus a fighting chance. Get the facts on pregnancy and substance abuse.