New-born infants exposed in utero to opiates such as heroin may experience severe consequences.(32) Exposure to methadone ranges from a withdrawal syndrome to less predictable long-term outcomes. Methadone effects have been associated with reduced head circumference, increased body tension, poor motor co-ordination, and delay in motor skills acquisition. However, the effects on mental development are less clear, but they do affect the child-rearing environment. Since methadone exposure produces an increased vulnerability to the effects of poor parent-infant relationships, these relationships require careful monitoring.

Do Not Panic

Do Not Panic

This guide Don't Panic has tips and additional information on what you should do when you are experiencing an anxiety or panic attack. With so much going on in the world today with taking care of your family, working full time, dealing with office politics and other things, you could experience a serious meltdown. All of these things could at one point cause you to stress out and snap.

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