When Jim Carrey co-opted the image of a distressed boy with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) in an effort to reinforce the actor’s views about vaccines, he inadvertently brought attention to TSC, which is, unlike vaccines, associated with autism.
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Researchers uncover connections between marijuana and the psychoses of schizophrenia.
CANNABIS CULTURE - Reports that Arizona shooter Jared Loughner used marijuana and other drugs are being trumpeted by the media. What does our reaction to these revelations say about our society?
New studies find psychosis "not associated with cannabis use disorders", say older studies lacked comprehensive approach.
Once again members of the mainstream media are running wild with the notion that marijuana use causes schizophrenia and psychosis.
New study says it would be necessary to stop thousands of heavy cannabis users to prevent a single case of schizophrenia.
A study by North Staffordshire academics has rejected a link between smoking cannabis and an increase in mental illness.
WHYPROHIBITION.CA - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has pledged $555,000 to study the links between cannabis and mental illness, and has put evangelical pastor Chris Summerville in charge of the project.