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While most doctors remind patients of the risks of using cannabis when they start a birth control regime, many patients still have unanswered questions.
Some women choose to consume cannabis during pregnancy and while breastfeeding, but a few studies indicate that this could cause developmental problems and cognitive deficits.
A new study suggests that men intending to conceive a child with their partner should reconsider their marijuana use.
While not much is known about the drink and it's effect on our bodies, studies suggest that even small doses can delay the pregnancy process.
Marijuana and sperm relate on a deeper level than we previously imagined, and the results convey more risks than benefits.
Women using assisted-reproduction technology who were active cannabis users were more than twice as likely to suffer terminated pregnancies.
While the research is limited in its scope due to its reliance on self-reported findings, it did hint at some explanations for these rises in cannabis usage.
While the conclusions are far from definitive, mounting evidence suggests the best practice might be to forego the green while trying to have a baby.
Just as scientists have previously studied what effect alcohol and tobacco could have on pregnancy, researchers have begun to place cannabis under a similar microscope.