How to Protect Yourself From Buying Bad Marijuana | NBC 7 San Diego

A new study by UC Davis found samples of medical marijuana from Northern California that contain potentially deadly bacteria and fungus. By Alex Presha If you’re using an online service like WeedMaps, it may be worth calling before you place an order. Ultimately, until law mandates tests next year, it’s on you to be your own advocate. “People have been smoking weed for thousands of years,” David said. “But would I want to know? Absolutely. So I would test for it and I would ask for the results.” Published at…

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As Obama opens up about marijuana legalization, Trump’s pick for Attorney General is fiercely anti-pot

By Yoni Heisler on Dec 1, 2016 at 11:31 PM The state of marijuana legalization across the United States is arguably at a crossroads. On the one hand, the judgmental prism through which society has traditionally viewed marijuana usage has be… The state of marijuana legalization across the United States is arguably at a crossroads. On the one hand, the judgmental prism through which society has traditionally viewed marijuana usage has become decidedly less harsh over the last few years. Whereas the drug was previously stigmatized as a gateway drug that…

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Marijuana Appears to Benefit Mental Health: Study

A new review suggests cannabis may help mental health disorders Alexandra Sifferlin @acsifferlin Nov. 16, 2016 Getty Images; Illustration by Kenneth Bachor for TIME A new review suggests cannabis may help mental health disorders Legal access to marijuana, medicinal or otherwise, is growing. In 2016, four states approved recreational use of the drug and four states passed laws related to medical-cannabis access, bringing the total number of states that allow some form of legal marijuana use to 28. Source: Marijuana Appears to Benefit Mental Health: Study

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