Cannabis-Use Disorder
Marijuana's Uncertain Status: Closing the Gap Between State and Federal Policies

Marijuana's Uncertain Status: Closing the Gap Between State and Federal Policies

Senator Elizabeth Warren introduced a bipartisan bill in June 2018 (S.3032) that would exempt most marijuana-related activities from the Controlled Substances Act when they are allowed under state or tribal law.

Marijuana Use Associated With Poorer Depression Outcomes, Increased Suicidal Ideation

Marijuana Use Associated With Poorer Depression Outcomes, Increased Suicidal Ideation

These data suggest that marijuana use, particularly non-medical use, is associated with poorer depression and anxiety outcomes in psychiatric patients.

Orbitofrontal Connectivity Associated With Mood, Anxiety Symptoms in Adolescents Who Use Marijuana

Orbitofrontal Connectivity Associated With Mood, Anxiety Symptoms in Adolescents Who Use Marijuana

Marijuana usage is increasing in adolescents, and the rate of comorbidity with mood and anxiety disorders is high. These findings may aid in identifying adolescents who are potentially at risk.

FDA Warns Against Risks of Contaminated Synthetic Cannabis

FDA Warns Against Risks of Contaminated Synthetic Cannabis

Users of synthetic marijuana products and health care providers should be aware of the risk of bleeding associated with contamination of synthetic cannabinoid products with brodifacoum.

Many US Adults View Marijuana Use Positively

Many US Adults View Marijuana Use Positively

Most US adults believe that marijuana has at least 1 benefit.

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.

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