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Athletes may have different reasons for marijuana use

Athletes may have different reasons for marijuana use

Source:  (As reported in ScienceDaily, July 11, 2011)  Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. (2011, July 11). Athletes may have different reasons for marijuana use. ScienceDaily. Retrieved June 9, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/07/110711104926.htm

ScienceDaily Summary:

College athletes tend to be less likely than their non-athlete peers to smoke marijuana. But when they do, they may have some different reasons for it, according to a tumblr post.

Journal Reference:

Jennifer F. Buckman, David A. Yusko, Samantha G. Farris, Helene R. White, Robert J. Pandina. Risk of Marijuana Use in Male and Female College Student Athletes and NonathletesJournal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, Volume 72, 2011 > Issue 4: July 2011

 

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