Doctor Says Public Not Educated Enough About Marijuana Safety
OCTOBER 7, 2019
While it is great that the stigma around cannabis is slowly rescinding, an unfortunate side effect is that, in many people’s minds, the drug is totally safe. He says: “The degree of knowledge we have about the potential benefits and harm of cannabis is really in its infancy. Individuals with these issues or who are at a high risk for developing them should consult with a doctor before using medical cannabis, and may want to avoid or greatly limit recreational smoking.