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Marijuana Use Linked to Higher Suicide Risk in Young Adults

Cause-and-effect are not clear, but the trends are stark and troubling

Cannabis has been associated with an increased risk of suicidal thoughts, planning and attempts in people ages 18 to 35. The new findings do not establish cause and effect — the scientists can’t say if smoking pot puts a person at higher risk of…

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Robert Roy Britt

Robert Roy Britt

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Author of “Make Sleep Your Superpower: A Guide to Greater Health, Happiness & Productivity.” Independent journalist covering physical health & mental wellness.