To help Vermonters understand that there is no known safe amount of substance use for a healthy pregnancy
we encourage healthcare professionals to continue the conversation with their patients. A conversation that lasts 9+ months and, hopefully, results in more and more substance-free pregnancies.
To understand how the Department of Health could help, we had some conversations of our own. We spoke with healthcare professionals across the state from different disciplines including: OB/GYNs, pediatricians, nurses, nurse midwives, lactation consultants and social workers. While approaches varied, one issue kept coming up–the lack of an easy-to-use centralized place for information and tools about substance use during and after pregnancy.We listened. Here you’ll find the latest information on all substances collected from professional resources
All because ...
One More Conversation Can Make the Difference.
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