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1 in 20 older Americans smoke pot regularly, survey finds

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(HealthDay)—Marijuana use is on the rise among older Americans, with one in 20 saying they had used within the previous month, according to a new study.

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1 in 20 older Americans smoke pot regularly, survey finds

1 in 20 older Americans smoke pot regularly, survey finds

(HealthDay)—Marijuana use is on the rise among older Americans, with one in 20 saying they had used within the previous month, according to a new study.

1 in 20 older Americans say they regularly smoke marijuana: survey

1 in 20 older Americans say they regularly smoke marijuana: survey

Usage among senior citizens is becoming increasingly common, new data suggests.

Medical marijuana can treat a variety of ailments — here's how it works in the body

Medical marijuana can treat a variety of ailments — here's how it works in the body

Medical marijuana may help several different health conditions, from epilepsy to anxiety.

One in seven US adults used marijuana in 2017

One in seven US adults used marijuana in 2017

With more and more states legalizing marijuana, whether for medical use, recreational use, or both, increasing numbers of Americans are using ...

Cannabis Use Among Seniors Has Increased by 75% Since 2015, Study Finds

Cannabis Use Among Seniors Has Increased by 75% Since 2015, Study Finds

Researchers believe that increasing numbers of seniors are using cannabis medicinally, but the study notes an increase in pot use among alcohol users and diabetics, too.

One in seven U.S. adults used marijuana in 2017

One in seven U.S. adults used marijuana in 2017

(Reuters Health) - With more and more states legalizing marijuana, whether for medical use, recreational use, or both, increasing numbers of Americans are using cannabis. A new survey finds ...

Why these patients, retailers and researchers say Canada shouldn't drop medical cannabis post-legalization

Why these patients, retailers and researchers say Canada shouldn't drop medical cannabis post-legalization

The Canadian Medical Association has called for a single regulatory system for medical and recreational marijuana, but other stakeholders say a separate stream protects patients and ...

Chronic pain most common reason US patients get medical marijuana

Chronic pain most common reason US patients get medical marijuana

Almost two-thirds of patients in the US who get medical marijuana are using it as a treatment for chronic pain, a new study suggests.

What drives patients to use medical marijuana: Mostly chronic pain

What drives patients to use medical marijuana: Mostly chronic pain

A new study seeks to understand whether people are using medical cannabis for evidence-based reasons.

Older Americans Are Flocking To Medical Marijuana

Older Americans Are Flocking To Medical Marijuana

Shari Horne broke her toes a decade ago, and after surgery, “I have plates and pins and screws in my feet, and they get achy at times,” she said. So Ms.

Older Americans Are Flocking to Medical Marijuana

Older Americans Are Flocking to Medical Marijuana

Oils, tinctures and salves — and sometimes old-fashioned buds — are increasingly common in seniors’ homes. Doctors warn that popularity has outstripped scientific evidence.