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Marijuana—Legal, But Not by Prescription

The evidence we have for psychiatric patients using marijuana is that they tend to be worse off than patients who are not using it.

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What are the pros and cons of marijuana use? Dr Andrew Saxon gives his viewpoint on why he is against medical marijuana but in favor of legalization of recreational use of marijuana.

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A recent study from the Bipolar-Schizophrenia Network on Intermediate Phenotypes (B-SNIP) investigated the genetics of the auditory event-related potential, a putative psychosis biomarker.

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