Addicted Children

Drug Treatment for Pregnant Women

Posted by on Jun 24, 2013 in Addicted Children, Addicted Parents, Addiction, Pregnancy, Women |

Drug treatment for pregnant women The need for drug treatment for pregnant women is high. Prenatal care and drug treatment can help ensure healthy babies and prevent the developmental and behavioral problems caused by alcohol and other drugs in pregnant women. Infant mortality and drug and alcohol addicted babies is directly linked to the quality of prenatal care the mothers received. Low-income families sometimes do not have access to or they don’t seek health care. Birth defects,...

Read More

Mother and Daughter Issues in Addiction

Posted by on Mar 18, 2013 in Addicted Children, Addicted Parents, Mother and Daughter Issues, Relationships, Women |

Mother and Daughter Issues in Addiction Mother and daughter relationships are some of the most complex and diverse relationships there are. Some mothers and daughters are best friends and some talk once a week whiles others have volatile relationships where they don’t talk to each other for years on end. Some mothers and daughters talk about everything and some avoid conflict like the plague. Most relationships between mothers and daughters encompass a little bit of all these aspects. When...

Read More

What more can I do as a mother to a drug addicted child?

Posted by on Sep 21, 2012 in Addicted Children |

What more can I do as a mother to a drug addicted child? Being a mother to a drug addicted child is often a parent’s worst nightmare. You want to help, but you don’t know how to. Sometimes you may do things that actually make the problem worse. You feel helpless as you watch your drug addicted child continue to use drugs and destroy their life. A drug addict’s family and friends can often be the biggest motivator for them to seek help. However, most of the time, the drug addict’s loved...

Read More