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Developing a safe and effective alternative to medicinal marijuana

Developing a safe and effective alternative to medicinal marijuana
For more than 25 years, Lichtman has studied the effects of marijuana and THC on the brain, and the long-term consequences of exposure. Below, Lichtman discusses misconceptions about marijuana, defines cannabinoids and delves into his field of …
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Today's letters: A debate over the health effects of marijuana
It would be interesting to compare the harms caused by alcohol and marijuana. Should we start with tallying vehicular injury and death? Then we could calculate which substance contributes more to violent crime. Then look at which is more likely to …
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Marijuana Use Linked With Lower Risk Of Domestic Violence Among Married
Why would marijuana be different than other substances? Researchers hypothesize that the positive side effects of using marijuana may actually reduce conflict and aggression. They note that previous research has found chronic marijuana use to blunt …
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