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Pot-related psychosis linked to early ‘dangerous’ use

June 6, 2016

Toronto Star| June. 6, 2016

“When people start smoking before the age of 16, there is a higher risk of having a psychotic experience. We know that early use is dangerous,” said Dr. Romina Mizrahi, a psychiatrist and director of the Focus on Youth Psychosis Prevention Clinic at CAMH. “The brain continues to develop until the age of 25.” Read more.