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Cannabis use has risen with legalization and COVID lockdowns, U.N. report says

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Places including U.S. states that have legalized cannabis appear to have increased its regular use, while COVID lockdowns had a similar effect, raising the risk of depression and suicide, a U.N. report said on Monday.
2 months ago·Washington, United States

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Cannabis use has risen with legalization and COVID lockdowns, U.N. report says

Places including U.S. states that have legalized cannabis appear to have increased its regular use, while COVID lockdowns had a similar effect, raising the risk of depression and suicide, a U.N. report said on Monday.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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CTV News

Cannabis use has risen with legalization and COVID lockdowns: UN report

Places that have legalized cannabis appear to have increased its regular use, while COVID-19 lockdowns had a similar effect, raising the risk of depression and suicide, a UN report said on Monday.

2 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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The Star Kuala Lumpur

Cannabis use has risen with legalization and COVID lockdowns -U.N. report

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2 months ago·Malaysia
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Hindustan Times

Cannabis use has risen with legalization and Covid lockdowns: UN report

Cannabis has long been the world's most widely used drug and that use is increasing while the cannabis on the market is getting stronger in terms of its tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) content, said the report.

2 months ago·New Delhi, India
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IBTimes

Cannabis Use Has Risen With Legalization And COVID Lockdowns -U.N. Report

Places including U.S. states that have legalized cannabis appear to have increased its regular use, while COVID lockdowns had a similar effect, raising the risk of depression and suicide, a U.N. report said on Monday. Cannabis has long been the world's most widely used drug and that use is increasing while the cannabis on the market is getting stronger in terms of its tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) content, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Cri…

2 months ago·United States
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South China Morning Post

UN drugs report: Cannabis use has risen with legalisation and lockdowns

In its annual World Drug Report, the UN Office on Drugs and Crime said legalisation appears to have accelerated the upwards trends in reported daily use of the drug.

2 months ago·Hong Kong
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