adolescence

Teenagers get into vapes and weed, losing interest in booze and other drugs

Teenagers get into vapes and weed, losing interest in booze and other drugs

Photo: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Teens have been using drugs less and less over the past few decades, with two notable exceptions, according to a new study this week. Reported levels of drug use have declined for most substances since the early 1990s, the study found, but rates of cannabis use and vaping have increased. The results …

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Teenagers get into vapes and weed, losing interest in booze and other drugs

Teenagers get into vapes and weed, losing interest in booze and other drugs

Photo: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Teens have been using drugs less and less over the past few decades, with two notable exceptions, according to a new study this week. Reported levels of drug use have declined for most substances since the early 1990s, the study found, but rates of cannabis use and vaping have increased. The results …

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Prenatal cannabis exposure associated with mental disorders in children that persist into early adolescence

Prenatal cannabis exposure associated with mental disorders in children that persist into early adolescence

Media Advisory Monday, September 12, 2022 NIH-funded findings add to growing scientific evidence of negative health effects of cannabis use during pregnancy What Prenatal exposure to cannabis after the middle of the first trimester – typically after five to six weeks of fetal development – ​​is associated with attentional, social and behavioral problems that persist …

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