Current Research

Daily e-cigarette use shown to have negative impact on male fertility.
22Jun
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Daily e-cigarette use shown to have negative impact on male fertility.

Although cigarette smoking has been previously associated with impaired fertility in males, little was known of the effect of e-cigarette use on fertility. A new study recently published in the Journal of Human Reproduction confirms that daily use of ...

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Use of marijuana exacerbates PTSD symptoms in vets
18Jun
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Use of marijuana exacerbates PTSD symptoms in vets

In a newly published study by Jane Metrik and colleagues, marijuana use was found to exacerbate symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in veterans with cannabis use disorder (CUD). This confirms the results of previous studies in ...

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Lax oversight and unscrupulous physicians--a perfect recipe for skyrocketing marijuana use among pregnant women in FL
20May
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Lax oversight and unscrupulous physicians--a perfect recipe for skyrocketing marijuana use among pregnant women in FL

A Dundee, FL physician, Dr. Robinson-Farah, had his certification to recommend medical marijuana rescinded by the FL Department of Health after it was discovered that he recommended increasing amounts of marijuana to a pregnant woman. During her initial visit, ...

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Significant withdrawal symptoms associated with regular marijuana use
30Apr
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Significant withdrawal symptoms associated with regular marijuana use

In a new meta-analysis recently published in JAMA, researchers investigated prevalence of withdrawal syndrome and risk factors for withdrawal syndrome among regular marijuana users. According to the DSM V, cannabis withdrawal syndrome (CWS) was defined as the presence of ...

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