Marijuana is Linked to High Blood Pressure…

warns Barbara Yankey, PhD. A statistical analysis of more than 1,200 US adults, who were followed for up to two decades, found that those who self-reported using marijuana were three times more likely to die from hypertension-related illness than those who said they...

Medical Marijuana Can Be Dangerous…

to people with compromised immune systems. Researchers have found infectious bacteria and fungi in some samples–pathogens that would not harm an average user but could be fatal to someone whose immune system is suppressed by disease or chemo-therapy. One death...

Marijuana May Cause Heart Attack and Stroke,

we hear from Aditi Kalla, MD. Recent  finding:  Hospital patients ages 18 to 55 who had used marijuana had a 26% increased stroke risk and 10% higher heart failure risk than ones who did not use it. The study did not say how much marijuana patients used or for how...