DrCarney.com Blog

Health - Food - Science - Community
1 minute reading time (78 words)

Cannabis Use and its Association with Psychological Disorders

Cannabis use may boost an individual's chances of developing psychological disorders, such as psychosis, schizophrenia, and personality disorders.

This study examined whether cannabis use is tied to increased risk of psychological disorders. Researchers meticulously analyzed data obtained from relevant scientific studies. 

Researchers observed that cannabis intake promoted the development of several psychological disorders, including psychosis, schizophrenia, and personality disorders. The results of this study showed that cannabis usage may heighten an individual's risk of suffering from some psychological disorders.

Research Summary Information

  • 2020
  • Ivan Urits, Kyle Gress, Karina Charipova, Nathan Li, Amnon A Berger, Elyse M Cornett, Jamal Hasoon, Hisham Kassem, Alan D Kaye, Omar Viswanath
  • Urits, Berger, Hasoon, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Gress, Charipova, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC. Li, Medical College of Wisconsin, Wauwatosa, WI. Cornett, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Department of Anesthesiology, New Orleans, LA. Kassem, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Miami Beach, FL. Kaye, Louisiana State University Health Shreveport, Department of Anesthesiology, Shreveport, LA. Viswanath, Valley Anesthesiology and Pain Consultants - Envision Physician Services, Phoenix, AZ. University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ. Creighton University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Omaha, NE.
  • Yes, Free full text of study was found:
Stay Informed

When you subscribe to the blog, we will send you an e-mail when there are new updates on the site so you wouldn't miss them.

Related Posts


Off Canvas Main Menu Display