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Research & Reviews  3,979 results

Marijuana Use Among Women of Reproductive Age With Disabilities.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2021.04.008
American Journal of Preventive Medicine; Kitsantas P, Aljoudi SM et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Despite the increasing prevalence and potential adverse health outcomes associated with marijuana use, limited research exists related to its use in women of reproductive age with disabilities. The purpose of this study is to examine the past-mont...

Recent Trends in Marijuana-Related Hospital Encounters in Young Children.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acap.2021.07.018
Academic Pediatrics; Bennett CE, Venkataramani A et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - Multiple states have passed legislation permitting marijuana use. The impact of legalization on trends in hospital encounters for marijuana exposures in young children across states remains unknown. We aimed to describe trends in marijuana-related...

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome in an Athlete.
https://doi.org/10.3122/jabfm.2021.04.200586
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM; Fleshman B, Kaiser K

Jul 28th, 2021 - Cannabis (marijuana) is an increasingly prevalent substance used in college-aged adults. Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome (CHS) is 1 outcome of chronic cannabis use, which presents as cyclic intractable vomiting that can be temporarily relieved wi...

Predictors of vaping marijuana initiation among US adolescents: Results from the Popula...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2021.108905
Drug and Alcohol Dependence; Lee J, Kong G et. al.

Jul 26th, 2021 - Marijuana vaping among adolescents is a growing public health concern. Marijuana vaping exposes youth to greater levels of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and may be related to e-cigarette or vaping product use-associated lung injury (EVALI). This stud...

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Guidelines  2 results

Health and Public Policy to Facilitate Effective Prevention and Treatment of Substance ...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M16-2953
Annals of Internal Medicine; Crowley R, Kirschner N et. al.

Mar 28th, 2017 - Substance use disorders involving illicit and prescription drugs are a serious public health issue. In the United States, millions of individuals need treatment for substance use disorders but few receive it. The rising number of drug overdose dea...

Committee Opinion No. 637: Marijuana Use During Pregnancy and Lactation.
https://doi.org/10.1097/01.AOG.0000467192.89321.a6
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Aug 5th, 2015 - Cannabis sativa (marijuana) is the illicit drug most commonly used during pregnancy. The self-reported prevalence of marijuana use during pregnancy ranges from 2% to 5% in most studies. A growing number of states are legalizing marijuana for medic...

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  111 results

Substance Use Interventions for Truant Adolescents
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03655574

May 5th, 2020 - Adolescents who use marijuana and are truant from school are a high-risk population with increased likelihood of substance use disorders, criminal justice involvement, and long-term impairments in vocational, family, and peer domains. This study w...

MEMO-Medical Marijuana and Opioids Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03268551

May 5th, 2020 - The overarching goal of the study is to understand how medical cannabis use affects opioid analgesic use over time, with particular attention to THC/CBD content, HIV outcomes, and adverse events. The study will include a cohort of 250 HIV+ and HIV...

Effects of Marijuana on Symptoms of OCD
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03274440

Apr 24th, 2020 - The purpose of this pilot research study is to test whether certain components of the marijuana plant, known as "cannabinoids", may help to reduce symptoms in patients with OCD. Specifically, patients enrolled in the study will smoke marijuana con...

Chronic Cannabis Smoking, Oxidative Stress and the Pulmonary Innate Immune Response
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02480283

Apr 8th, 2020 - I. Hypotheses and Specific Aims: With changing legislation, the landscape of cannabis use is shifting; data demonstrates that public perception of marijuana's "safety" has contributed to increasing usage most commonly via the inhaled route (smokin...

PET Imaging of Cannabinoid CB1 Receptors Using [11C]MePPEP
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00598390

Apr 2nd, 2020 - MePPEP is a ligand that is highly selective for the cannabinoid type 1 (CB1) receptor. This receptor is considered the most common G-coupled protein receptor in the brain (Pacher et al., 2006). The CB1 receptor is the site of action of Delta-9-tet...

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News  1,226 results

Schumer Backs the Federal Decriminalization of Marijuana
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954861

Jul 15th, 2021 - U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer, the Senate majority leader, is co-sponsoring legislation that would decriminalize marijuana at the federal level. The Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act would allow the federal government to regulate and tax marij...

Legalization of Cannabis Tied to Drop in Opioid-Related ED Visits
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954706

Jul 13th, 2021 - State laws permitting recreational marijuana use have not led to an increase in opioid-related emergency department (ED) visits, as many had feared. On the contrary, states that legalize recreational marijuana may see a short-term decrease in opio...

Even a Pandemic Can't Stop Teens' Alcohol and Marijuana Use
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953904

Jun 29th, 2021 - Despite record-breaking decreases in perceived availability of alcohol and marijuana among 12th-grade students, their use of these substances did not change significantly during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to two surveys conducted in 2020.   ...

Clarence Thomas Says US Marijuana Laws 'May No Longer Be Necessary'
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953953

Jun 29th, 2021 - Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas called the federal government's marijuana laws "contradictory" on Monday and said they "may no longer be necessary," according to NBC News. The court decided not to hear an appeal from a Colorado medical marij...

US Vaccine Surplus Grows by the Day as Expiration Dates Loom
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953023

Jun 14th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. In Tennessee and North Carolina, demand for the COVID-19 vaccine has slowed down so much that they have given millions of doses back to the federa...

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Patient Education  6 results see all →