June 27, 2017

Marijuana: Use Among Young Males and Health Outcomes

Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug by adolescents and young adults, with more males than females reporting marijuana use. The adolescent and young adult years represent a critical period for interventions to prevent marijuana use and abuse. This article reviews relevant literature, including trends in young males’ marijuana use and health effects of marijuana use.

Pujazon-Zazik, M., & Park, M.J. (2009). Marijuana: Use Among Young Males and Health Outcomes. American Journal of Men’s Health, 3(3), 265-274