New Study Finds No Link Between Legal Pot and Pedestrian-Vehicle Collision Fatalities

A new study released last week has found that legalizing either medical marijuana or cannabis for recreational use is not associated with an increase in traffic fatalities that involve pedestrians. A report on the study, “An examination of relationships between cannabis legalization and fatal motor vehicle and pedestrian-involved crashes,” was…

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Is There Really a Link With Cannabis CAUSING Depression?

Is There Really a Link With Cannabis CAUSING Depression? Recently an article published on Live Science talks about a study linking heavy cannabis use to depression that was presented at the annual Association for Psychological Studies in San Francisco. Essentially, the study took two groups of participants [46 heavy cannabis…

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New studies link legal marijuana to fewer opioid prescriptions under Medicaid and Medicare

NEW YORK — Can legalizing marijuana fight the problem of opioid addiction and fatal overdoses? Two new studies in the debate suggest it may. Pot can relieve chronic pain in adults, so advocates for liberalizing marijuana laws have proposed it as a lower-risk alternative to opioids. But some research suggests…

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Scientists Find New Link Between Cannabis, Coffee, And Your Health

Scientists Find New Link Between Cannabis, Coffee, And Your Health Cannabis and coffee is a pair well-loved by wake and bake enthusiasts worldwide. But did you know that coffee can affect how cannabis works in your body? A new study looking at coffee consumption conducted by researchers from Northwestern Medicine…

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No Link Between Smoking Cannabis and Lung Cancer New Study Shows

New study shows no link between smoking cannabis and lung cancer One of the many lies fed to us by anti-marijuana groups is that smoking pot will cause lung cancer. They must have confused the facts with cigarettes. There are several studies that counter this myth, which is particularly beneficial…

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These voters may be the missing link to call Maine marijuana measure

Published: Nov 10, 2016, 8:54 am • Updated: Nov 10, 2016, 8:54 am By The Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine — A larger-than-expected number of overseas absentee ballots will play a big role in deciding whether Maine marijuana becomes legal. The final results in the close race still hadn’t been tabulated…

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