Center for Addiction Medicine

CAM in the News: NPR, Guardian, Harvard Gazette Cover Cannabis Abstinence Study

Recent findings from Dr. Randi Schuster’s study (published in The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry on 10/30/18) suggest that young people’s ability to learn improves with 30 days of cannabis abstinence. Over¬†30 media outlets – both local and international – have highlighted the study’s findings. A few of these press mentions are listed below.



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