Researchers observed a sample of pregnant women in California and saw a 3-percent increase in use form 2009 through 2016.
More and more expectant mothers are using marijuana in states where it is legal, the results of a new study of California women suggests.
Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug during pregnancy, and its use is increasing.
Marijuana use among pregnant mothers in California rose from 4.2 percent to 7.1 percent from 2009-2016.
The publication said, however, that the data are limited and come from self-reported surveys and "likely underestimate use due to social desirability bias and underreporting". "In aggregated 2002-2012 data, 14.6 percent of USA pregnant adolescents reported past-month use".
The study also reported an increase in pot usage among older pregnant women ages 25 to 34.
California was the fist state in the USA to legalize medical marijuana in 1996.
Though little clear evidence exists on the effects of marijuana on developing human fetuses, animal studies have revealed that it may disrupt brain development.
Despite the uncertainty of how the drug affects the body, California will legalize recreational marijuana for adults over the age of 21 beginning January 1.
A ceasefire that was supposed to go into effect on 23 December was shattered within hours when a Ukrainian solider was killed. The conflict in Eastern Ukraine started in April 2014 after Russian Federation annexed Ukraine's Crimean penninsula.
The stores could offer Google Home smart speakers, Chromecast devices, Pixel laptops, Daydream View VR headsets, and more. Google responded to a Reuters query saying that it does not comment on rumours or speculations.
Rajinikanth also made it clear that the decision that will be announced, will not necessarily be an entry into the politics. For months, the superstar whose fans call him "Thalaivar" or "Ultimate Boss", has been cryptic about diving into politics.
While Rosen is not skipping his bowl game to prepare for the draft, several players have done so over the last couple of years. Sam Darnold said that he'd be "honored to play for any team", when asked how he would look in a Cleveland Browns uniform.
Whether or not OnePlus takes SensibleVision up on their offer remains to be seen as the company has yet to comment on the matter. That makes for a facial scan that's less secure and unique, but also faster, and crucially, one that's only based in software.
Workers were working to get the people off of the rides. "We sat there for about 25 minutes in the dark", he said. The park's public relations department told the station that visitors were escorted off some rides.
Moyes felt his side had been denied two valuable points that seemed certain after two late goals by Marko Arnautovic. However, goals from Dan Gosling and Nathan Ake had given hosts, Bournemouth the advantage by the hour mark.
United dominated in the second half and the result should never have been in question with 19 attempts on goal in the match. After United took the lead they were fortunate not to fall further behind, but showed character to come back and equalise.
After this CM Siddaramaiah has written a letter to the Goa chief minister again asking to settle the dispute at the earliest. The bandh is likely to have an impact in Gadag, Dharwad, Bagalkote, Hubballi, Bailahongala and neighbouring areas.
The rest of the law, including subsidies for most of the people who buy insurance on the exchanges, will remain in place. Total national enrollment could wind up near last year's final number of 12.2 million.
Egypt court convicts British woman of smuggling painkillers
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Up to 20 cm of snow expected across GTA on Christmas Eve
Somewhat heavier snow is likely in some areas, especially in the Greater Toronto Area where a snowfall warning is in effect. The weather agency said motorists should drive with extra caution as there is reduced visibility on the roads.