Thursday January 18th 2018

Multiple sclerosis: Cannabis use is associated with deleterious brain changes in patients with multiple sclerosis

Nature Reviews Neurology 11, 248 (2015). doi:10.1038/nrneurol.2015.70 A small but appreciable proportion (14–18%) of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) smoke cannabis to relieve their symptoms, but evidence is emerging that the drug affects cognition in these individuals. A structural MRI study has now identified a link between cannabis use and reduced white (Source: Nature Reviews Neurology)

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Multiple sclerosis: Cannabis use is associated with deleterious brain changes in patients with multiple sclerosis

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