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CBD, THC use during early pregnancy can disrupt fetal development

Credit: CC0 Public Domain A new study published in Scientific Reports, a Nature Research journal, shows how a one-time exposure during early pregnancy to cannabinoids (CBs) – both synthetic and natural—can cause growth issues in a developing embryo. This is the first research to show such a connection in mammals. The study was performed in …

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