Using Cannabis During Pregnancy Linked to FASD-Like Symptoms in Animal Study

Amy HendricksHealth Care Professionals, News & Events, Women's Health

“Women shouldn’t use cannabis and/or alcohol during pregnancy, warn scientists who examined the potential harm in animals… Professor Jennifer D. Thomas says, “Although it has been known that prenatal alcohol exposure can adversely affect later behavioral development, this study suggests that prenatal cannabis exposure can also influence behavioral development, and that effects may be more severe when combined with alcohol.

“These results are important, as pregnant women may not be aware that cannabis could be harmful to their child,” warned Thomas.”
– Newsweek

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