Thursday, December 5, 2013

Neonatal Alcohol Withdrawal & Adulthood of the Baby

If alcohol is used by a pregnant women there is potential that you're baby will end up with Neonatal Alcohol Withdrawal. These are the symptoms that your baby can develop from the withdrawal of alcohol. 
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Irritability
  • Tremors

  • Seizures
  • temperature instability
  • Blood pressure instability (hypo-tension or hyper-tension)

Although these symptoms can go away after a few weeks after birth the child can still be effected in the future. These are some of the symptoms that the child may experience into and throughout adulthood....
  • Alcohol & drug dependence
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Antisocial
  • Depression
  • Higher rate of Suicide

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