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The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendations for Research

offers a rigorous review of relevant scientific research published since 1999. This report summarizes the current state of evidence regarding what is known about the health impacts of cannabis and cannabis-derived products, including effects related to th
The National Academies
added Jan 17, 2017 22:06
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Health effects of marijuana and cannabis-derived products presented in new report

In addition to recommending more research on the beneficial and harmful effects of cannabis and cannabinoid use, the committee emphasized several challenges and barriers in conducting such research...Researchers also often find it difficult to gain access
EurekAlert
added Jan 13, 2017 22:35
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Disabled Tenant Fights Eviction for Medical Pot Use

she uses a smokeless device to ingest the prescribed drug. Nonetheless, in the summer of 2016, Eenhoorn repeatedly called the Grand Rapids Police Department, claiming that there had been complaints about the smell of marijuana smoke coming from Thompson’
Courthouse News
added Jan 12, 2017 22:02
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Validity of a Subjective Financial Situation Measure to Assess Socioeconomic Status in US Young Adults.

This study provides evidence that subjective financial situation may be more robust than traditional SES indicators in predicting health outcomes among young adults, particularly for 18- to 24-year-olds, and should be considered a viable candidate measure
Journal of Public Health Management & Practice
added Jan 10, 2017 18:58
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[District of Columbia] DC mayor: Arrests for pot smoking unlikely at inauguration

Washington's mayor says police won't be looking to arrest people for smoking marijuana in public on Inauguration Day. Pro-pot activists are planning to give away 4,200 free joints during the inauguration, which is legal in the District of Columbia. They
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 7, 2017 02:49
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Secondhand Marijuana Smoke and Your Children

While parents may believe using pot is safer and more natural than smoking tobacco, experts say secondhand smoke from pot might be just as hazardous for children's developing bodies and minds.
U.S. News & World Report
added Jan 6, 2017 19:36
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[Michigan] Bill allowing landlords to ban medical marijuana smoking officially on Snyder's desk

Governor Rick Snyder has just a few bills from last session left to consider. Among them is a bill that would allow landlords to include a provision in their leases preventing tenants from smoking or growing medical marijuana.
Michigan Radio
added Jan 7, 2017 22:15
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[District of Columbia] U.S. agency to free up protest sites during Trump inauguration

At least one protest could come with a cloud of marijuana smoke, as the DCMJ pro-pot lobbying group, which spearheaded the legalization of the drug in Washington D.C. in 2015, plans to distribute 4,200 joints near the inaugural site.
Reuters
added Jan 7, 2017 02:45
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Coke is sued: Are soda companies going the way of tobacco companies?

“Just as the tobacco industry formed the Tobacco Industry Research Committee in 1953 to respond to scientific evidence linking smoking to lung cancer, Coca-Cola’s strategy was one of ‘cultivating relationships’ with scientists as a way to ‘balance the de
Christian Science Monitor
added Jan 6, 2017 16:18
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[California] THE PRAXIS PROJECT, Plaintiff v. THE COCA-COLA COMPANY and AMERICAN BEVERAGE ASSOCIATION, Defendants: COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF (PDF)

Just as the tobacco industry formed the Tobacco Industry Research Committee in 1953 to respond to scientific evidence linking smoking to lung cancer, Coca-Cola’s strategy was one of “cultivating relationships” with scientists as a way to “balance the de
Center for Science in the Public Interest
added Jan 7, 2017 18:07
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