Smoking high-potency marijuana may cause psychiatric disorders

February 17, 2015 8:54 PM

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Smoking high-potency marijuana may cause psychiatric disorders

A study published Monday in the journal Lancet Psychiatry has linked smoking strong, high-potency marijuana to an increased risk of developing psychiatric disorders.

Study authors from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London, analyzed about 800 people ages 18 to 65. According to a news release, at the beginning of the study, 410 of those patients had reported a first episode of psychosis and 370 healthy patients were use...

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