Cannabis use and obesity and young adults.

@article{Hayatbakhsh2010CannabisUA,
  title={Cannabis use and obesity and young adults.},
  author={Mohammad Reza Hayatbakhsh and Michael J. O'callaghan and Md. Abdullah Al Mamun and Gail Williams and A M Clavarino and Jake M Najman},
  journal={The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse},
  year={2010},
  volume={36 6},
  pages={
          350-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND There is shortage of evidence about the relationship between use of cannabis and obesity. OBJECTIVES This study aimed to examine the association between cannabis use and overweight/obesity in young adults. METHODS Data were from a 21-year follow-up of mothers and their children recruited into the Mater-University of Queensland Study of Pregnancy (MUSP), a longitudinal pre-birth cohort. The study is based on 2566 young adults (1264 males and 1302 females) who had data available on… CONTINUE READING

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