Marijuana use in pregnancy is major risk for pre-term birth

Did you know that? 12 May 2016 | 0 Comments

For the first time, science has shown a direct link between continued marijuana use during pregnancy and pre-term birth. The results show that once all other major risk factors have been accounted for, continued marijuana use through to 20 weeks’ gestation is independently associated with a five-fold increase in the risk of pre-term birth.

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