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Find a Substance Abuse Rehab Center or Resource in Englewood, NJ

All across the U.S., pregnant women struggle with drug addiction. Women in Englewood, New Jersey, have similar struggles and seek treatment for substance abuse each year.

In Bergen County, 19 pregnant women attended rehab for alcohol or drugs in 2016.1 While this is a small number, it is likely that the ability to attend treatment and get effective prenatal care had a big impact in the lives of each one of those women and their children.

When a pregnant woman uses drugs or alcohol, it can have a potentially harmful effect on the vulnerable fetus. Drinking while pregnant can lead to:2

  • Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.
  • Low birth weight.
  • Cognitive and behavioral problems.
Babies of opioid-dependent pregnant mothers may be at risk for:2
  • Seizures
  • Feeding difficulties.
  • Low birth weight.
  • Possible stillbirth.
If you are pregnant and addicted to drugs, you are not alone. Getting treatment while you are pregnant can save your life and the life of your child.2 Help is available, and it is not too late. Remember that you don’t have to choose an Englewood rehab for treatment. There are many facilities with options for you in New Jersey and outside the state. Search our substance abuse treatment directory for options that best align with your specific needs.

Sources:

  1. Department of Human Services, Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services Office of Planning, Research, Evaluation and Prevention. (2017). New Jersey Drug and Alcohol Abuse Treatment Substance Abuse Overview 2016, Bergen County.
  2. National Institute on Drug Abuse. (2018). Principles of Drug Addiction Treatment: A Research-based Guide (Third Edition), What Are the Unique Needs of Pregnant Women With Substance Use Disorders?
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