Bethlehem Press

Thursday, February 20, 2020
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At a glance: Addicted babies

By The Press in Local News

The rate of neonatal abstinence syndrome in newborns increased 1,096 percent between 2000-01 and 2016-17.

The Pennsylvania Cost Containment Council tracked the rate of hospital stays for infants who are born with drugs in their systems....

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Cascade of illicit drugs

By CHRIS PARKER in Local News

Opioids are most often the drug of choice in the staggering increase in the numbers of overdose deaths across the nation in recent years.

“Over the past 10 years, the drug landscape in the United States has shifted, with the opioid threat...