U.S. taxpayers fund study in which pregnant women are paid to use marijuana

U.S. taxpayers fund study in which pregnant women are paid to use marijuana
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[Ed. – Congressional Republicans? Anyone out there?]

The University of Washington has received a $193,759 grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse, part of the National Institutes of Health, to study the effects of marijuana consumption on pregnant women and their babies.

“When the morning sickness starts to kick in, you might start to wonder: is using marijuana to alleviate nausea safe for your baby?” the study solicitation says.

“Participants must be pregnant less than 13 weeks, must be 21-34 years of age, and must either consume marijuana frequently or not at all.”

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Those who participate will earn up to $300 for completing all parts of the study.

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