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Dr. Lisdahl was interviewed on The Lake Effect

posted Aug 29, 2012, 7:21 AM by UWM Brain Lab   [ updated Aug 29, 2012, 7:23 AM ]
Dr. Lisdahl on the Lake Effect.
Dr. Lisdahl was interviewed on the radio:

The issue of substance abuse among young people hit a major milestone in the last couple of years. Among teenagers, marijuana use is now more common than cigarette smoking, and trails only alcohol in frequency.

There has been a significant amount of research into how marijuana affects cognitive ability, but a Milwaukee researcher is now looking into a physical link. Krista Lisdahl is an assistant professor of psychology at UW-Milwaukee, and is undertaking a groundbreaking study on the interaction between exercise and marijuana use.


Listen to Dr. Lisdahl talk to WUWM's Mike Teisch on Lake Effect.