Legalization of Marijuana Linked to Increased Traffic Crashes, Fatalities
July 19, 2022 01:00 ET | Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs
PISCATAWAY, N.J., July 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- States that legalized recreational marijuana saw a subsequent increase in traffic crashes and fatalities, according to new research in the Journal...
Price, Convenience Drive the Purchase of Cannabis From Illegal, Rather Than Legal, Sources
May 24, 2022 01:00 ET | Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs
PISCATAWAY, N.J., May 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite the legalization of cannabis sales in Canada and many U.S. states, an illegal market still exists. Now, a new report in the Journal of...
Reservists, Especially Those With Combat Exposure, Are at Risk for Alcohol Misuse After Military Deployment: New Study
March 09, 2022 01:00 ET | Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs
PISCATAWAY, N.J., March 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Using alcohol to cope with negative emotions after military deployment is known to be common among active-duty servicemembers. But a new study in...
Despite Restrictions, Recreational Cannabis Companies Use Marketing That Appeals to Adolescents: Study
January 20, 2022 01:00 ET | Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs
PISCATAWAY, N.J., Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Many recreational cannabis companies market their products in a way that appeals to children and teens, flouting state regulations, according to a...
Ridesharing May Help Reduce Alcohol-Impaired Crashes: Study
November 22, 2021 01:00 ET | Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs
PISCATAWAY, N.J., Nov. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More rideshare trips mean fewer alcohol-involved accidents, according to a new study in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. The finding...
Majority of '#Alcohol' Videos on TikTok Portray Drinking in a Positive Light: Study
September 22, 2021 01:00 ET | Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs
PISCATAWAY, N.J., Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An overwhelming number of popular TikTok videos that reference alcohol focus on its positive associations and ignore negative ones, according to...