While the number of college-age young adults drinking has fallen, the number using marijuana, or both marijuana and alcohol, is up, researchers say.
Oct. 16, 2020 • ~6 min
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New research finds a link between using marijuana during pregnancy and the risk of psychotic-like experiences, depression, and social problems for kids.
Sept. 28, 2020 • ~10 min
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Inventors in states with more socially liberal laws on the books end up with more diverse collaborators – and more higher-impact patents.
July 9, 2020 • ~8 min
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As disruptions to daily life worsen during the pandemic, more adults report using alcohol and marijuana to cope with stress.
April 23, 2020 • ~4 min
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No, CBD is not a miracle molecule that can cure coronavirus, just as it won't cure many other maladies its proponents claim
CBD may not be a panacea for your aches and pains -- and it certainly isn't for COVID-19.
April 15, 2020 • ~7 min
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With legal marijuana easier to find, a Harvard professor addresses myths and progress finding answers about pot’s health impacts.
Feb. 24, 2020 • ~17 min
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"...marijuana use by fathers, not just mothers, can have an impact on the health of offspring even when use occurs before conception."
Feb. 20, 2020 • ~3 min
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A new handheld spectrometer can quickly determine whether plants are hemp or marijuana. It's a subtle distinction with legal consequences.
Feb. 11, 2020 • ~5 min
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