Does Cannabis Use Lower Your IQ?

The manner in which cannabis affects IQ has long been a hotly debated topic. Policymakers, parents, researchers, and, of course, the media, passionately (and empathically) weigh in on the debate. The debate often plays out in the press.

How many times have you seen headlines like this?

Fox News writes: Pot Does Lower IQ, Study Finds

On, the other side of the spectrum, the Washington Post opines: No, Marijuana Use Doesn’t Lower Your IQ

So, who’s right?

“Yes, Cannabis Lowers IQ.”