Study Finds 15% Of Seniors Use Cannabis To Treat Symptoms Of Aging

Seniors are turning to cannabis to treat common symptoms of aging, with nearly 80% of those who reported using cannabis saying they did so for medicinal reasons, according to a study from researchers at the University of California San Diego. Results of the study, “Cannabis: An emerging treatment for common…

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Debunking CNN – Marijuana is a Serious Risk to Seniors, They Could Get Too Stoned to Open Their Medication Bottles

Debunking CNN – Marijuana is a Serious Risk to Seniors, They Could Get Too Stoned to Open Their Medication Bottles In a recent story published on CNN that is making the rounds on social media, the clickbait headline CNN used is the following, “Marijuana Use is Rising Sharply among Seniors…

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Marijuana use is rising sharply among seniors over 65, study says, and there are serious risks

By Sandee LaMotte | CNN The sweet scent of baking cookies wafting from grandma’s house may be mixed with a more pungent aroma these days. The smell of marijuana. The numbers of American seniors over age 65 who now smoke marijuana or use edibles increased two-fold between 2015 and 2018,…

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What Canadian Seniors Need To Know About Legal Cannabis

What Canadian Seniors Need To Know About Legal Cannabis In the past few months, there’s been a lot of discussions and concerns about how cannabis will affect the youth once Canada legalizes recreational cannabis on October 17. But those that aren’t being talked about as much are the seniors throughout…

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