Study: Using pot daily may put you at higher risk for psychosis

TUCSON — Weed use is taking off as more states move to legalize it. Despite the buzz over marijuana, there are some health risks linked with frequent use.

One of the more troubling health effects of consuming marijuana is the risk of having a psychotic episode. A

new study published in The Lancet Psychiatry

shows that consuming weed on a daily basis and using high-potency cannabis is associated with a higher risk of psychosis.

“During an episode of psychosis, an individual might have altered perceptions. Their thought processes might be different and they might lose contact with reality

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