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Will a child born addicted to drugs be more susceptible to drugs later in life?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
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In brief: No

Being adddicted at birth is by chance and later in life choosing to stay addicted is by choice.

In brief: No

Being adddicted at birth is by chance and later in life choosing to stay addicted is by choice.
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Noah Federman
Pediatrics - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Potentially

There is some data that suggests that prenatal exposure and dependence makes it more likely to become dependent later on.

In brief: Potentially

There is some data that suggests that prenatal exposure and dependence makes it more likely to become dependent later on.
Dr. Noah Federman
Dr. Noah Federman
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