Risks of Drug Abuse during Pregnancy


When you are pregnant, you are not just "eating for two." You also breathe and drink for two, so it is important to carefully consider what you give to your baby. If you smoke, use alcohol or take illegal drugs, so does your unborn baby.


Heroin:

Cocaine and Marijuana:

Nicotine:

-- National Institutes of Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Mayo Clinic


Symptoms of Babies Born Addicted to Drugs:

-- National Institutes of Health