• Study supports need for cannabis use screening during pregnancy in legalized states

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    In U.S. states where cannabis is legal for medical and recreational purposes, pregnant women were more likely to report using it compared with their counterparts in states where only cannabidiol is legal, a recent study found.
    “Despite evidence suggesting that cannabis use during pregnancy is associated with adverse neonatal outcomes, its use among pregnant women in the United States has increased significantly,” Kathak Vachhani, a medical student at the University of Toronto, and colleagues wrote.
    A 2019 JAMA Network study previously found that the rate of medical and non-medical
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