Marijuana - Latest News on Marijuana | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Marijuana use shrinks teenagers` brains: Experts

Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 12:53

Frequent marijuana use among teenagers can lead to cognitive decline, poor attention and memory and decreased intelligence quotient (IQ), psychologists warn.

Frequent marijuana use leads to memory problems, low IQ in teens

Last Updated: Sunday, August 10, 2014, 14:17

A new study has revealed that frequent marijuana use can lead to cognitive decline, poor attention and memory, and decreased IQ in teenagers and young adults.

Marijuana use linked to disrupted sleep

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 15:10

Marijuana use is associated with daytime sleepiness and impaired sleep quality at night, a new study led by an Indian-origin scientist has found.

Marijuana may cause heart problems in young adults

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 09:11

Young adults who smoke marijuana may be at risk for serious or even fatal heart problems, according to a study by French researchers on Wednesday.

Casual marijuana use could lead to brain abnormalities in young adults

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 11:55

Researchers have said that the size and shape of two brain regions involved in emotion and motivation may differ in young adults who smoke marijuana at least once a week.

Marijuana may halt HIV spread

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 11:21

A new study has shown that chronic intake of THC, the primary psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, can protect critical immune tissue in the gut from the damaging effects of HIV infection.

Heavy marijuana use linked to Schizophrenia

Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 22:07

A new study has found that teens who smoked marijuana regularly for three years have abnormal changes in the brain structure and poor working memory.

Marijuana may help treat autoimmune disorders

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 14:22

A new study led by Indian origin researcher has suggested that THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), a principal ingredient in marijuana, may be beneficial in treating those with autoimmune disorders.

First Prev 1 2 3 4 5  .. Next Last