his wholiness the rev drjon (drjon) wrote,
his wholiness the rev drjon

Pot doesn't cause schizophrenia

Doubt cast on cannabis, schizophrenia link
(Via flocked flist post)

Basically, they looked at periods of large cannabis usage increase in the population, and showed that there was no increase in schizophrenia cases as a result. QED, no link. Science!

(No, I don't use any illegal drugs. Important side-effects of illegal drug use include Social Opprobrium, Economic Poverty and Loss of Liberty (and possibly being raped). None of those are pharmacological reactions, however.)

ED: Then again, there are good reasons not to indulge, as well...
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