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Marijuana use up among parents with children in the home

Marijuana use augmented among parents who smoke cigarettes, as well as among non-smoking parents. Marijuana use was nearly four times more common among cigarette smokers compared with non-smokers. Until now, little had been known about current trends in the use of marijuana among parents with children in the home, the occurrence of exposure to both (Read More)

Children whose mothers use cannabis are more likely to try it at younger age

When mothers use cannabis during the first 12 years of their child’s life, their marijuana-using children are more likely to start at an earlier age than children of non-using mothers, according to a new study. This study is the first to create a link amid maternal cannabis use during a child’s lifetime and earlier initiation (Read More)