Subscribe to Breaking News emails

You have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.

Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.

Mothers of Opioid-Exposed Newborns Find Treatment at Vermont Clinic

 / Updated 
Image: Every morning at 10 a.m., Blair gives a very small dose of Methadone, less than a fraction of a millimeter, to Xzavier
For his NAS, Xzavier was prescribed Methadone -- a drug addiction treatment medication given to recovery addicts and newborns exposed to opiates. Every morning at 10 a.m., Blair gives a very small dose of Methadone, less than a fraction of a millimeter, to Xzavier. The medication is kept under lock and key at her motherÕs home nearby.Adam Desiderio / NBC News

Breaking News Emails

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.

Breaking News Emails

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.
MORE FROM news