Cannabis use by pregnant women increased during pandemic

Large Kaiser Permanente study finds 25% increase in rate of use. A Kaiser Permanente analysis of more than 100,000 pregnancies in Northern California finds a 25% increase in the rate of cannabis use early in pregnancy after the pandemic began in spring 2020.…

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Rising alcohol use among older adults

The FINANCIAL — Women’s increased use of alcohol is of particular concern. As Harvard University notes. As the baby boomer generation moves into retirement age, it is expected that by the year 2034, older adults (ages 65 and up) will outnumber children in…

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