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[thejournal.ie] , Halpin, Hayley 92 babies suffering from drug withdrawal recorded in Irish hospitals last year. (12 Jul 2017)

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Figures from the HSE released to TheJournal.ie under the Freedom of Information Act show that, between 2012 and 2016, a total of 501 babies were discharged from Ireland’s maternity hospitals with drug addiction withdrawal symptoms due to their mother’s use of drugs during pregnancy.............


Item Type:News
Source:thejournal.ie
Date:12 July 2017
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Subjects:G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Drug use > Drug withdrawal syndrome
T Demographic characteristics > Pregnant woman
T Demographic characteristics > Child of substance user
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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