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Smoking marijuana associated with higher stroke risk in young adults

Smoking marijuana associated with higher stroke risk in young adults

Source:  (As reported in ScienceDaily, February 6, 2013)  American Heart Association. (2013, February 6). Smoking marijuana associated with higher stroke risk in young adults. ScienceDaily.

Retrieved May 30, 2014 from  http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/02/130206131042.htm

ScienceDaily Summary:

Marijuana use may double the risk of stroke in young adults. The New Zealand findings are the first from a case-controlled study to indicate a potential link between marijuana and stroke.

Story Source:

The above story is based on materials provided by American Heart AssociationNote: Materials may be edited for content and length.

 

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