Certain soaps may cause newborns to test positive for marijuana, study suggests

+msnbc.com reports that a new study suggests that certain soaps used to wash babies shortly after birth may cause the baby to test positive for marijuana on some newborn screening tests.

In the study, urine samples that contained minute amounts of any of five baby soaps — Johnson & Johnson's Head-to-Toe Baby Wash, J&J Bedtime Bath, CVS Night-Time Baby Bath, Aveeno Soothing Relief Creamy Wash and Aveeno Wash Shampoo — gave a positive result on a drug screening test for tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the active ingredient in marijuana.

Read more: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/47814187/ns/health-health_care/#.T9oatL_EXPC

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