Cognitive Function Impairments Linked to Alcohol and Cannabis Use During Adolescence: A Study of Gender Differences
Prev Med. 2020 Jan 15;132:105992. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2020.105992
Are females really more sensitive to the effects of drugs on the brain? A new study examines gender differences in how adolescent alcohol and cannabis use affect neuropsychological development. This study followed 4000 adolescents annually for 5 years using a computerized battery to assess neuropsychological development and alcohol and cannabis use.
April 7, 2020