David A Gorelick
Professor (Department of Psychiatry), University of Maryland
Expertise: Drug addiction, Pharmacology, Psychiatry
Qualifying publication(s): see criteria
2018’s most popular health article promoting cannabis’ safety found to be biased and misleading
in urhealthguide, by John Regan
— 20 Dec 2018
“The article fails to point out that only very limited, low-quality evidence supports the use of cannabis for treating chronic pain. The article also fails to describe the potent...
News article accurately reports negative impact of marijuana on teens’ intellectual development
"Marijuana could be making teens less intelligent"
SOURCE: Marcelino Benito, KHOU, 20 Feb. 2019
2018’s most popular health article wrongly claims that marijuana is less harmful than alcohol
"Federal study finds marijuana a hundred times less toxic than alcohol, safer than tobacco"
SOURCE: John Regan, urhealthguide, 4 Jan. 2018