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Cannabis during pregnancy doesn’t affect cognitive development, say university researchers

Cannabis during pregnancy doesn't affect cognitive development, say university researchers

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 19, 2020

The topic of using cannabis during pregnancy, as well as the potential effects of prenatal cannabis exposure, has been a heated one. Self-confessed mothers have outspokenly declared their consumption habits in the past, only to be met with backlash from the medical and parenting communities.  How...

Study: People with depression use more cannabis and don’t consider it to be harmful

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 30, 2019

A study exploring cannabis for depression was recently published in the journal Addiction. In order to understand the link between the use of cannabis among depressed and non-depressed people, data was gleaned from 728,691 individuals aged 12 years and above. What researchers discovered from the sel...

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