Author | Marie-josee Lynch, MD

Articles

Medical Marijuana: Regulations Surrounding Its Use

September 14, 2012

Disparate means of accessing marijuana complicates the evaluation of the quality, purity, and potency of cannabis.

The Cannabis-Psychosis Link: Mind Your Mind

June 28, 2012

Evidence suggests that cannabis is associated with an increased risk of psychosis when it is used frequently. Marijuana doesn't count, does it?

The Cannabis-Psychosis Link

January 12, 2012

While research suggests that cannabis use can induce an acute psychotic state, there is controversy about whether it may precipitate psychotic disorders, such as schizophrenia. These authors offer an update on this important issue and provide clinically useful recommendations.