Legalizing pot for recreational or medical purposes is not connected with an uptick in traffic deaths, according to another study released this month.
Kansas State University graduate student Andrew Young looked at statistics on average traffic deaths over 23 decades and employed two models to estimate the effect of cannabis reform on street safety.
“Legalizing pot isn’t regarded as a statistically significant predictor of fatality rates,” he reasoned. “This finding means that the legalization of marijuana to both recreational and medical purposes isn’t correlated with either a decrease or increase in deaths per 100,000 vehicle miles traveled.” Continue reading “Legalizing Pot Not Linked to Increase in Traffic Deaths”
Joe Biden pot legalization will be a major priority in 2021 if he is elected senators say.
“It ought to be, among other things, a recognition that much of what’s occurred over the past 20 to 25 years in our own nation is that we’ve criminalized being black, being brownish, being immigrant, being bad, chemical difficulties, mental health problems, homelessness problems –we have criminalized it,” he explained.
Clinicians at a recently released case study have concluded that pot was the probable culprit for a 32-year-old person’s persistent, painful erections. It is a rare and curious illustration of marijuana being correlated with what is called clinical jargon as priapism–an erection lasting over four hours that is not associated with sexual activity.
Priapism may have serious effects, the report notes, for example”damage to the penile tissues, together with noteworthy destruction obvious at half an hour” and”over 90 percent of these staying erect for 24 h losing sexual functioning ” The consequences can be irreversible. Continue reading “Pot Causes Twelve Hour Erection”
Does marijuana for adults result in a tidal wave of adolescents heading to cure? Not according to a new study from Temple University, in which investigators actually discovered declines in youth entrance rates for difficulty pot usage in two lawful nations.
If that is occurring, the analysis found that treatment admissions info to date show no indication of it.
“Our results imply that [recreational marijuana legalization] at Colorado and Washington wasn’t related to a rise in treatment admissions,” the analysis concluded. “Instead, we see a significant decrease in admissions rates across US states, together with signs indicating a larger decrease in Colorado/Washington after RML when compared with non-RML nations, although this difference wasn’t important.” Continue reading “Legalizing Pot Decreases Youth Marijuana Treatment Admissions”
Legal Pot and Higher Taxes on Pot Sales Favored in New Jersey
New Jersey voters are ardently in favor of a referendum to legalize pot that is in their ballots this November–and many assistance of placing a tax rate for cannabis that is greater than the conventional sales tax–according to another poll.
Purchasing pot can be scary. When you enter into a pot store, you are met with a massive choice of products. How can you begin to navigate your alternatives? Why would you spend $60 in an eighth of Purple Punch that is 23 percent THC when there is a $20 eighth out of another brand with 28% THC? Plus it may be even harder if you’re buying online and can’t see this product.
When it comes to buying pot, a lot of people employ a system that reflects my beer buying strategy: I find a cool-looking tag that fits my price point and move on to the checkout line. Does this help me find a fantastic beer? Nope! Nonetheless, it allows me to get back home in a timely fashion which is half the battle when I’m grocery shopping. Continue reading “How to Buy Good Pot”