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Changes in marijuana policies across states legalizing marijuana for medical and/or recreational use suggest that marijuana is gaining greater acceptance in our society. Thus, it is particularly important for people to understand what is known about the adverse health effects linked to marijuana. With all the hype surrounding marijuana today it can be difficult to find the truth.
Below is a list of reputable research organizations and related websites.
Studies & Reports
Drug-involved Infant Deaths in the United States, 2015–2017 | NVSS June 2021
Association of Cannabis Use During Adolescence With Neurodevelopment | JAMA Psychiatry June 2021
Arizona Medical Marijuana | Annual Report 2020
Cannabis Concentration and Health Risks | Washington State Prevention Research Subcommittee Report 2020
Center for Disease Control and Prevention | Marijuana and Public Health
Medscape | Cannabis-Related Disorders Clinical Presentation
National Institutes of Health | Marijuana Use Disorder Common
National Institutes of Health | Adult Marijuana Use Doubles
SAMHSA | Results from 2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH)
Rocky Mountain HIDTA | Legalization of Marijuana in Colorado: The Impact, Vol. 6: Update, September 2019
Institute for a Drug-Free Workplace | 10 Facts About Marijuana