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Most Americans say medical marijuana shouldn’t be used by kids or in front of kids, legal or not

Most Americans say medical marijuana shouldn’t be used by kids or in front of kids, legal or not

Source:
University of Michigan Health System. (2015, April 20). Most Americans say medical marijuana shouldn’t be used by kids or in front of kids, legal or not. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 21, 2015 from http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/04/150420084545.htm

ScienceDaily Summary:
Medical marijuana and children don’t mix, most Americans say. While nearly two-thirds of people agree that their state should allow medical marijuana for adults, half as many — just over a third — say it should be allowed for children, according to a new poll representing a national sample of adults in the U.S.

Full report: C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health http://mottnpch.org/reports-surveys/support-medical-marijuana-use-lower-kids-adults

Race/Ethnicity Differences in Alcohol, Marijuana, and Co-occurring Alcohol and Marijuana Use Disorders

Race/Ethnicity Differences between Alcohol, Marijuana, and Co-occurring Alcohol and Marijuana Use Disorders and Their Association with Public Health and Social Problems
Lauren R. Pacek BS1, Robert J. Malcolm MD2 & Silvia S. Martins MD, PhD1

Economists Predict Marijuana Legalization Will Produce ‘Public-Health Benefits’

Economists Predict Marijuana Legalization Will Produce ‘Public-Health Benefits’

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