Marijuana is one of the most common illicit drugs used by patients with schizophrenia. Recent research into marijuana’s adverse role for people dealing with psychosis and schizophrenia is concerning. The author, Dr. Brian Miller (MD, PhD, MPH), has complied a series of research studies and their key findings that outline the numerous risks associated with the use of marijuana and negative mental health outcomes. This easy to read format will be of value to public health and medical professionals alike, but is written so that the average person will come away with a clear understanding of the negative role that marijuana can play in mental health issues.
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