Cannabis-Use Disorder
Cannabis Associated With Poorer Symptom Course in Anxiety, Mood Disorders

Cannabis Associated With Poorer Symptom Course in Anxiety, Mood Disorders

These data may be useful to clinicians in gaining insight on the potential risks of cannabis use among their patients with anxiety or mood disorders.

Cannabis Use Prevalence Up Across Adult Age Groups

Cannabis Use Prevalence Up Across Adult Age Groups

Across adult age categories, there was an increase in the prevalence of daily cannabis use after 2007.

Cannabis Use in Adolescents Associated With Symptoms of Psychosis

Cannabis Use in Adolescents Associated With Symptoms of Psychosis

The association of cannabis use with symptoms of psychosis underscores the need for targeted cannabis use prevention.

Cannabis Use Linked to Psychosis Symptoms in Adolescents

Cannabis Use Linked to Psychosis Symptoms in Adolescents

Cannabis use is associated with psychosis symptoms during adolescence.

Higher Risk for Substance Abuse Among Reservation-Based American Indian Youth

Higher Risk for Substance Abuse Among Reservation-Based American Indian Youth

Researchers emphasized the necessity of developing targeted interventions to address such health disparities among American Indian communities.

HIV Viral Suppression Rates in Psychiatric Inpatients With Comorbid Substance Use Disorders

HIV Viral Suppression Rates in Psychiatric Inpatients With Comorbid Substance Use Disorders

A substantial proportion of these individuals diagnosed with HIV, psychiatric disorders, and substance use disorders are out of care and urgently require intervention.

Medical Marijuana Users More Likely to Use Prescription Drugs for Medical, Nonmedical Purposes

Medical Marijuana Users More Likely to Use Prescription Drugs for Medical, Nonmedical Purposes

Patients who use medical marijuana may be more likely to use prescription drugs for both medical and nonmedical purposes.

Substance Use Disorders Associated With Conversion From Schizotypal Disorder to Schizophrenia

Substance Use Disorders Associated With Conversion From Schizotypal Disorder to Schizophrenia

These data may be helpful in titrating care for those with schizotypal disorder and comorbid substance abuse disorders to mitigate the risk for conversion to schizophrenia.

Significant variation in mortality trends in substance use disorders among US counties

Mortality rates decreased for alcohol use disorders, self-harm, and interpersonal violence between 1980 and 2014. Mortality rates for drug use disorders increased both nationally and in each county over the same period.

Antisocial and Borderline Personality Disorders Associated With Cannabis Use

Antisocial and Borderline Personality Disorders Associated With Cannabis Use

The investigators found that antisocial (β=0.23) and borderline (β=0.20) personality disorders were strongly associated with cannabis use as well as with cannabis use disorder.

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