Cannabis Use Linked To Increased Survival Rates Among Heart Attack Patients

Cannabis Use Linked To Increased Survival Rates Among Heart Attack Patients Prohibitionists love to spread misinformation about the harms of cannabis use, even going as far as ensuring the studies on pot reveal negative results. And while some people claim that cannabis use increases the risk for heart attacks or…

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Heart Disease: The Reason You Shouldn’t Be Mixing Cannabis With Tobacco

Heart Disease: The Reason You Shouldn’t Be Mixing Cannabis With Tobacco New Swiss study says tobacco and cannabis can increase the risk for clogged arteries A new study conducted by researchers from the University of Bern looked at data taken from 25 years, which revealed that smoked cannabis was only…

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Denver doctors say 11-month-old boy’s deadly heart condition was likely related to marijuana

Published: Nov 16, 2017, 11:13 am • Updated: Nov 16, 2017, 1:47 pm By John Ingold, The Denver Post An 11-month-old Colorado boy’s death from a heart condition was likely related to ingestion of marijuana, two Denver doctors have concluded, but the precise link remains unclear. The boy’s death was…

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Another sports leader has change of heart on marijuana ban: Ex-NBA commish David Stern

Published: Oct 25, 2017, 10:03 pm • Updated: Oct 25, 2017, 10:14 pm By Marissa Payne, The Washington Post Former NBA Commissioner David Stern, who tightened up the league’s policy on marijuana during his tenure from 1984 until 2014, has reversed his opinion on the subject. In an interview with…

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Meet a reluctant medical marijuana doctor in the heart of the Bible Belt

Published: Oct 16, 2017, 2:14 pm • Updated: Oct 16, 2017, 3:20 pm By Karl Richter, Texarkana Gazette TEXARKANA, Ark. — As Dr. Joseph Parker sees it, he has little choice except to prescribe medical marijuana — even though doing so may raise some eyebrows in Texarkana, Ark. “I was…

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Microdosing Cannabis For Heart Disease And Cardiovascular Health

MICRODOSING CANNABIS FOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE Cardiovascular problems are a leading cause of death, and have even claimed more lives than cancer. Heart attacks can strike suddenly and without warning, although most heart problems can be avoided by preventing atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis is a heart condition characterized by the hardening and narrowing…

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