Daily Cannabis Use During Pregnancy on the Rise

While there is no data to show harm caused by use of cannabis during pregnancy, the article states “despite a lack of sufficient knowledge, there is a need for more conversation about the possible harms of cannabis use during pregnancy with patients. ” The overall rate of use rose from
1.17% to 3.05% in the year before pregnancy, and from 0.28% to 0.69% during pregnancy as of 8-weeks gestation. There was no data regarding possible continued use during the remainder of the pregnancy. Many women are not aware that they are pregnant at 8-weeks gestation. https://www.medpagetoday.com/obgyn/pregnancy/81111

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