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Exploring the Relationship Between Cannabidiol and PsychosisSeptember 28th 2020
The acute psychotomimetic effect of cannabis is transitory, but evidence indicates that the chronic use, especially if started in adolescence, contributes to the occurrence of schizophrenia.
5 Steps to Improve Outcomes in Substance Abuse in Older PatientsAugust 3rd 2020
Addiction among older adults is associated with worse medical outcomes and increased economic burden of care. The long-term use of psychoactive substances can result in adverse neurological outcomes even at therapeutic doses.
When Medications Affect More Than the Patient: Opioids and Family MembersDecember 30th 2019
Three studies highlight how important it is that when physicians prescribe opioids there can be significant and even potentially fatal consequences for the family members of those for whom they are being prescribed.
Gaming Addiction in ICD-11: Issues and ImplicationsSeptember 12th 2019
With internet and video gaming here to stay, game designers will continue to prioritize habitual gaming over the health of players, and the burden of pathological gaming will fall on users and their families.