Navigation Links
CAMH study shows mental illness associated with heavy cannabis use
Date:4/2/2013

Among those will mental illness reporting at least weekly cannabis use, rates of use were particularly elevated for those with bipolar disorder, personality disorders and other substance use disorders.

In total, 4.4 per cent of individuals with a mental illness in the past 12 months reported using cannabis weekly, compared to 0.6 per cent among individuals without any mental illness. Cannabis use disorders occurred among 4 per cent of those with mental illness versus 0.4 per cent among those without.

Researchers also noted that, although cannabis use is generally higher among younger people, the association between mental illness and cannabis use was pervasive across most age groups.

They emphasize the importance of screening for frequent and problem cannabis use among those with mental illness, so that targeted prevention and intervention may be employed.


'/>"/>

Contact: Michael Torres
media@camh.ca
416-595-6015
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Study Suggests Vaccine May Help Kids With Brain Cancer
2. Study reveals how cancer drug causes diabetic-like state
3. Coffee Drinking in Pregnancy Wont Lead to Sleepless Baby: Study
4. Lower GI problems plague many with rheumatoid arthritis, Mayo Clinic study finds
5. Veggies Like Broccoli, Cabbage May Help Fight Breast Cancer: Study
6. No Added Cancer Risk From Hip Replacement Materials: Study
7. Reported Decline in U.S. Pneumonia Deaths May Be False: Study
8. Early Study Finds Some Promise for Lung Cancer Vaccine
9. Narcissists Often Ace Job Interviews, Study Finds
10. Sexual objectification of female artists in music videos exists regardless of race, MU study finds
11. Soy may alleviate hot flashes in menopause, large-scale study finds
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/22/2014)... July 22, 2014 For more than ... cold storage consumers with dynamic, specialized humidification ... customer satisfaction. Offering 50-70% less energy requirements than ... This process is completed through a non-chemical procedure ... also provide a 4.2 Micron droplet. The size ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Texas (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 For ... Advocate Foundation (PAF) have been working in tandem to ... insurance options, facilitate access to care, and help survivors ... 2014, the two foundations expanded their partnership to include ... by cancer deal with the other practical, emotional, and ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Get Real Health announced today a ... (IDF) to provide their patient community with a new ... electronically track their symptoms, medications and other health-related information—enabling ... allow those patients and families who want to ... shared with the U.S. Immunodeficiency Network (USIDNET) registry, ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Atreo Services will be presenting its full ... and accessories in booth #1423 at the American Society ... in Chicago, Ill., Aug. 3-6. , Atreo will display ... as well as its selection of liners and inserts ... In addition, representatives will be available to talk ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Altec Products, Inc. , a leader ... their Gold Sponsorship of Sage Summit 2014 ... and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The largest educational ... in taking advantage of the many opportunities to network ... and educate themselves on the latest enterprise resource planning ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Smart Fog Inc Announces Cold Storage Humidification Technology to be Exhibited at the 2014 Fresh Summit Convention & Expo 2Health News:Smart Fog Inc Announces Cold Storage Humidification Technology to be Exhibited at the 2014 Fresh Summit Convention & Expo 3Health News:LIVESTRONG Foundation and Patient Advocate Foundation Expand Partnership to Support the Needs of Cancer Patients and Survivors Nationwide 2Health News:LIVESTRONG Foundation and Patient Advocate Foundation Expand Partnership to Support the Needs of Cancer Patients and Survivors Nationwide 3Health News:Get Real Health to Partner with Immune Deficiency Foundation 2Health News:Get Real Health to Partner with Immune Deficiency Foundation 3Health News:Atreo Services to Introduce Pneumatic Tube System Solutions at ASHE Annual Conference 2Health News:Altec Announces Gold Sponsorship of Sage Summit 2014 2Health News:Altec Announces Gold Sponsorship of Sage Summit 2014 3
... -- Women may be less likely to develop premenstrual syndrome ... B vitamins, a new study suggests. Women who ... reduced their risk of PMS, the data suggested. Thiamine ... and researchers said eating two to three servings of thiamine-rich ...
... By Jenifer Goodwin HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, March 14 ... is, a pediatrician or nurse they see regularly who offers comprehensive ... needs met, new research finds. Yet it,s the sickest children ... require the most care -- who are less likely to get ...
... for healthier humans around the globe are making headway ... diarrheal illness, according to research from the Frederick S. ... Denver,s (DU) Josef Korbel School of International Studies. ... a series of five volumes that focus on human ...
... 14, 2011The first human studies of an oral drug regimen ... near 50% reduction in HIV incidence, but a number of ... be implemented on a large scale, according to an article ... journal published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. ( www.liebertpub.com ). ...
... Education recently received a five year, $3.7 million grant ... to fund a project aimed at preventing obesity among ... mothers simple yet authoritative strategies to promote appropriate food ... was awarded to Jenifer Orlet Fisher, associate professor of ...
... National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part ... the O157:H7 strain of Escherichia coli causes ... The bacterium secretes a protein called NleH1 that directs ... responses. This process not only helps the bacterium evade ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Diets Rich in Vitamin B May Help Prevent PMS, Study Finds 2Health News:'Medical Homes' Help Kids Get Comprehensive Care 2Health News:'Medical Homes' Help Kids Get Comprehensive Care 3Health News:DU researchers find that headway being made fighting communicable diseases globally 2Health News:DU researchers find that headway being made fighting communicable diseases globally 3Health News:Early success of anti-HIV preventive oral drug regimen is promising, but questions remain 2Health News:Temple receives $3.7 million to study parenting styles' effect on childhood obesity 2
(Date:7/22/2014)... , July 22, 2014  According to the American ... children spend on digital devices. An AOA survey reports ... 10 and 17 estimate they use an electronic device ... separate AOA survey of parents revealed that only 40 ... device for that same amount of time. Eye doctors ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... , July 22, 2014 Quantum Materials Corporation (OTCQB:QTMM) ... Mr. John Heaton to the Board of Directors. QMC ... Ghassan Jabbour , QMC Chief Science Officer and Board of ... Wong of Rice University and Mr. Tomio Gotoh , ... . " Quantum Materials welcomes two new ...
(Date:7/21/2014)... -- Champions Oncology (OTC: CSBR), a company engaged in the ... the development and use of oncology drugs, today announced ... the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended April 30, ... The company will host a conference call ... EDT (1:30 p.m. PDT). To participate in the call, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Survey Reveals Parents Drastically Underestimate the Time Kids Spend on Electronic Devices 2Survey Reveals Parents Drastically Underestimate the Time Kids Spend on Electronic Devices 3Survey Reveals Parents Drastically Underestimate the Time Kids Spend on Electronic Devices 4Quantum Materials Announces New Outside Directors and Adds Scientific Advisory Board 2Quantum Materials Announces New Outside Directors and Adds Scientific Advisory Board 3Quantum Materials Announces New Outside Directors and Adds Scientific Advisory Board 4
... May 5, 2011 IRIDEX Corporation (Nasdaq: IRIX ) ... sales and improved financial results for the first quarter ended April ... $0.06 per diluted share, up from $0.5 million or $0.05 per ... ophthalmology sales grew 10%. Total sales increased to $11.2 million ...
... Inc. (Nasdaq: BIOD ) today reported financial results for ... Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results Biodel reported a net ... million, or $0.21 per share, compared to a net loss of ... the prior year. Research and development expenses were ...
Cached Medicine Technology:IRIDEX Reports Growing Revenue and Profits in 2011 First Quarter 2IRIDEX Reports Growing Revenue and Profits in 2011 First Quarter 3IRIDEX Reports Growing Revenue and Profits in 2011 First Quarter 4IRIDEX Reports Growing Revenue and Profits in 2011 First Quarter 5Biodel Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results 2Biodel Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results 3Biodel Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results 4Biodel Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results 5Biodel Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2011 Financial Results 6
Take Performance to a Higher Level....
Rapid Exchange Stent Delivery System...
The MULTI-LINK PIXEL Coronary Stent System was designed to address the challenges of small vessel treatment in patients with abrupt or threatened abrupt closure (ATC)....
... The EVS has an ergonomic ... activated mechanism which requires a ... gently locks onto the target ... the site before, during and ...
Medicine Products: