Skunk smokers more at risk of Psychotic illness

It was reported by the BBC yesterday that recent new research published in the December 2009 issue of  British Journal of Psychiatry, shows that people who smoke the more potent form of Cannabis known as Skunk, are at a much higher risk of developing Psychotic illnesses such as Schizophrenia.

The frequency of useage and the length of time the drug had been used, also appeared to be a significant risk factor for the development of Psychosis as had previously been suspected

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