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Marijuana and hallucinogen use among young adults reached all time-high in 2021

NIDA News - NIH supported study found past-month vaping levels rebound after early pandemic. Data for the 2021 survey were collected online from April 2021 through October 2021.

Key findings in the young adult group include:

  1. Marijuana and hallucinogen use among young adults reached all time-high in 2021.
    1. Past-year, past-month, and daily marijuana use (use on 20 or more occasions in the past 30 days) reached the highest levels ever recorded since these trends were first monitored in 1988.
  2. Past-month marijuana vaping, which had significantly decreased in 2020, rebounded to pre-pandemic levels in 2021.
  3. NIH-supported study also found past-month nicotine vaping levels rebound after early pandemic drop

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