According to a new report, binge drinking rates have declined significantly across the country in states that have legalized recreational marijuana. The study found that binge drinking has dropped to significant lows in states that have legalized cannabis and alcohol. It also found that underage drinkers who use marijuana are less likely to engage in… Continue reading Binge Drinking Drops In States With Recreational Marijuana
The New York State Medical Marijuana Program is a way to help patients with certain health conditions. Patients can apply for this program online. The process is simple and quick. After registering, you can download a medical card that will allow you to purchase cannabis products from a dispensary. This card will contain all the… Continue reading New York State Medical Marijuana Program
While marijuana does not kill brain cells, it inhibits brain development, which can lead to neurocognitive deficits. Studies have found that those who use marijuana at an early age tend to have decreased IQ and cognitive function. The effects of marijuana are greatest in young people, as their brains are still developing. This is a… Continue reading Can Marijuana Cause New Cell Growth in the Brain?
According to Fox News, Dr. Mehmet Oz, a cardiothoracic surgeon, believes that medical marijuana could serve as an exit drug for people who are addicted to prescription opioids. He made this statement while appearing on the popular talk show. However, he criticized the federal scheduling of marijuana, saying it makes it difficult to measure the… Continue reading Dr Oz Says Medical Marijuana Could Help Solve Opioid Addiction
A new series on Netflix is launching in Canada and has inspired a cannabis strain. The Disjointed marijuana strain has been named after the show, and is a cross between the dramedy, “The Big Bang Theory,” and the sitcom “Two and a Half Men.” The strain also features the character Kathy Bates, who is played… Continue reading Netflix Develops Marijuana Strains Based on Its Original Shows
A new groundbreaking measure in New York City prohibits employers from requiring job applicants to submit to a marijuana drug test. The legislation is a step toward creating a more equal and employer-friendly workplace. While the state has legalized recreational marijuana sales, it still remains illegal under federal law. As a result, the rules surrounding… Continue reading New York Prohibits Marijuana Testing of Job Applicants in Groundbreaking Measure
A new study shows that marijuana users are happier and more successful in life. The researchers analyzed 2,000 interviews conducted by 150 cannabis users in California and Colorado. They found that the subjects were more satisfied and happy with their lives than non-users. Moreover, these people were happier and more successful in their jobs and… Continue reading A New Study Shows That Marijuana Users Are Happier and More Successful in Life
Tests are showing that more drivers involved in fatal crashes are using marijuana. The level of THC in a driver’s blood is now higher than the legal limit. In Colorado, the average driver tests positive for five nanograms of marijuana. That’s twice as much as the legal limit. Still, the number of drugged drivers is… Continue reading More Drivers in Fatal Crash Accidents Are Testing Positive For Marijuana