Public Health Information/Marijuana News

November 29, 2018

Secondhand Pot Smoke Can Harm an Asthmatic Child

THURSDAY, Nov. 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A 6-year-old boy with severe asthma wasn’t responding to the usual treatments. It was only when family members stopped […]
November 19, 2018

Secondhand Pot Smoke Found in Kids' Lungs

MONDAY, Nov. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you’re a pot-smoking parent and you think your kids aren’t affected, think again. New research found evidence of […]
September 6, 2018

More Aging Boomers Are Embracing Pot

THURSDAY, Sept. 6, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Have those weed-loving hippies taken their habit into the new millennium? Maybe so: New research shows pot isn’t the […]
July 2, 2018

Even Once-a-Week Pot Smokers Have More Cough, Phlegm

MONDAY, July 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Smoking marijuana once a week can cause coughing, wheezing and phlegm, all signs of chronic bronchitis, a new evidence […]
May 14, 2018

More U.S. Parents Smoking Pot Around Kids

MONDAY, May 14, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Progress made in limiting kids’ exposure to secondhand smoke could be undermined by the increasing popularity of pot, a […]
May 7, 2018

CBD Oil: All the Rage, But Is It Really Safe and Effective?

MONDAY, May 7, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Cannabidiol (CBD) oil has become the hot new product in states that have legalized medical marijuana. The non-intoxicating marijuana […]
March 28, 2018

As Pot Smoking Rises, Users Might Also Turn to Cigarettes

WEDNESDAY, March 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A smoke is a smoke is a smoke: New research suggests that folks who smoke pot may be more […]