Cannabis and Schizophrenia: A causal (not coincidental) association

The evidence linking cannabis use to schizophrenia is compelling. No one who is truly open-minded and rational can dismiss the possibility that cannabis …

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  1. Thc can't cause schizophrenia. If it could, schizophrenia rate would rise because smoking weed is much more common today and the weed is stronger now.
    "According to King’s College London Psychology Research fellow Dr. Musa Sami, there is no direct correlation between cannabis use and the development of schizophrenia. He points out that if a link did exist, schizophrenia diagnoses in the U.K. would be rising given the increasing potency of THC in street cannabis, but that is simply not the case."

    Schizophrenia prevalence rate even slightly declined in canada:

    "New research from Harvard Medical School, in a comparison between families with a history of schizophrenia and those without, finds little support for marijuana use as a cause of schizophrenia.
    "The results of the current study suggest that having an increased familial morbid risk for schizophrenia may be the underlying basis for schizophrenia in cannabis users and not cannabis use by itself,” note the researchers."

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