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DE: State works to prevent and treat substance exposure in infants – Sept. 17-23 is awareness week
Cape Gazette – September 20, 2017
Delaware and the nation are struggling with an addiction epidemic, and this epidemic is impacting pregnant women and their infants in increasing numbers. In 2016, there were 431 reports of substance-exposed infants to the Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Families, a sharp increase from the previous year.