Will my past LSD use cause birth defects? I'd like to have children, but I worry.
William Anderson Says...
Worry will not solve anything and can make you sick. Instead, take action.
Make an appointment tomorrow with an MD who specializes in obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive medicine. These are the doctors who help people with fertility problems, but they also deal with genetics issues and should be able to put your mind at rest, setting you on the best course for having a great life with a great guy and a great family.
If, when you make the appointment, they ask what your interest is, tell them you are interested in starting a family and want to consult with the doctor about possible risks due to family history. If they want more detail than you want to share with the office staff, tell them you'll discuss that with the doctor.
Trying to figure this out without going to an expert in genetics and reproductive medicine is a mistake.
A worry-free future with a family can be yours, and you can be on the way tomorrow.
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