Potential Good News For Pregnant Women Who Consume Marijuana

According to a study published in Psychological Medicine, there may be a way for mothers to ward off potential issues resulting from cannabis consumption during pregnancy.

As Scienceblog.com reports, "A team of researchers led by members of the University of Colorado School of Medicine at the Anschutz Medical Campus found that choline, an essential micronutrient, can prevent fetal brain developmental problems that can occur when mothers use marijuana while pregnant.

"The findings are critical because marijuana use can negatively impact fetal brain development and early childhood behavior, such as increased impulsivity and memory dysfunction."

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