Changes in Alcohol, Marijuana Use Among Young Adults

JAMA Pediatrics

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 11 A.M. (ET), MONDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2020

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What The Study Did: National survey data were used to examine how rates of alcohol abstinence and marijuana abstinence, the use of both, and use disorders changed among young adults in the United States between 2002 and 2018.

Authors: Sean Esteban McCabe, Ph.D., of the University of Michigan School of Nursing in Ann Arbor, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.3352)

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