Cannabis News Box

NYU study: An increasing number of adults aged 65+ are using weed

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 7, 2020

The older population are lapping up the benefits of cannabis legalization, with fresh research indicating a rise in consumption among the 65+ age group. A team of researchers from New York University’s Grossman School of Medicine carried out the study to assess cannabis consumption rates among different ...

Study says more people are using cannabis for medical purposes than for social enjoyment

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 23, 2019

Cannabis legalization is unfolding across the United States. So far, 33 U.S. states and the District of Columbia have legalized the plant for medical purposes. This figure is projected to rise as more research is carried out into the plant’s therapeutic qualities.  Despite the fact that recreational use has a...

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