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Can You Get Addicted to Weed?

June 25, 2017 Adam Townsend

Can you get addicted to weed? The short answer is yes, but it’s complicated. Cannabis use disorder is an established diagnosis in the psychiatry field’s diagnostic Bible, the DSM-V. It falls in the family of substance-related addictive disorders. This fact alone doesn’t [Read More…]

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alcoholism

Can Cannabis Treat Alcoholism?

November 22, 2017 Nicco Reggente, PhD

Anyone who knows someone who smokes pot daily and also someone who drinks alcohol daily can tell which substance is more hazardous and leads to poorer decisions. It’s likely pretty clear the alcoholic’s quality of life would improve drastically if he substituted [Read More…]

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome
Disorders

What Is Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome?

June 30, 2017 Nicco Reggente, PhD

Habitual heavy marijuana use over the course of years can cause periodic bouts of intense vomiting called cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome. Clinicians and researchers have only recently differentiated the condition from the nearly identical cyclic vomiting syndrome. The difference between the two comes down [Read More…]

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