Estrogen increases cannabis sensitivity

Craft said other researchers, like Margaret Haney at the Columbia University Medical Center, have shown that women are more susceptible to cannabis abuse and dependence than men. Haney has documented a cannabis withdrawal syndrome of irritability, sleep disruption and decreased food intake that Craft said tends to be more severe in women. Women also have a greater tendency to relapse when trying to stop using the drug.

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2014-09/wsu-eic082814.php

Author: Bill

Stumbling down the Middle Path, one day at a time.

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