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Inquiring Minds-What happens to babies born with addiction?

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Whether their mother's were addicted to over the counter pain medication or hooked on elicit opiod street drugs, there is one thing that these babies have in common- they suffer from withdrawal and are susceptible to neonatal abstenece syndrome. Please join Idale R. Graves, The Commish and our guest TY Johnson,BS, Human Services emphasis in Addiction Studies with certifications in Addictions Counseling level III, Infant Massage, and Infant Mental Health experience focusing on attachment and bonding with caregiver and child from birth to five years of age) as we explore what happens to those babies and the mothers and talk about resources that are available. We will also introuduce a mother, Aliciia Biggs who will speak first hand as to her experience with her foster child born into this circumstance and how she has brought her out and been able to show her a new, positive perspective. This an episode you will not want to miss! Feel free to call us if you would like to contribute at 855-344-3532.