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Weighing the Risks of Using Psychiatric Drugs During Pregnancy

I recently noticed an article on the Web entitled "Psychotropic drugs can cause birth defects." The article reports that "Researchers at the University of Copenhagen (UC) have documented the serious side-effects that can be associated with these types of medications."

The trouble with articles like this is that they often cause unnecessary anguish and can be counterproductive in managing a healthy pregnancy while effectively treating psychiatric conditions of the expectant mother.
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