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Number of newborns exposed to pot in Colo. exaggerated, but data lacking

Author: Kaitlin Durbin - October 9, 2018 - Updated: October 9, 2018

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When one Colorado hospital reported 50 percent of babies born in a single month had marijuana in their systems, a public health hysteria took root, with the image of a statewide epidemic of high newborns embellished in each retelling.

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Kaitlin Durbin

Kaitlin Durbin