Does Being Clean Require Abstinence?

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egan knew her baby girl was going through withdrawal, because everything about her was tight. This was a feeling she recognized. “That’s what it’s like,” she explains. “You’re not yourself.” She holds up her fists to demonstrate. The baby wouldn’t stop crying. She couldn’t get comfortable. For almost the entire nine months of her pregnancy, Megan had been on buprenorphine (brand name Suboxone) to treat opioid dependency…