Americans’ Marijuana Use Has Doubled in the Past 10 Years, Report Finds

As laws and attitudes about marijuana have relaxed in the past decade, the number of Americans who say they smoke pot has more than doubled, a new report shows.

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Marijuana Now More Popular Than Cigarettes on Campus

On college campuses nationwide, daily cigarette smoking appears to be in steep decline while the rate of smoking pot each day climbs, well, higher.

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Here’s What Science Says About Medical Marijuana

It’s buyer-beware for medical marijuana users, since the data supporting the benefits of cannabinoids are still in flux, and most marijuana edibles aren’t well labeled

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Pot ‘Dabbing’: The New Trend That Could Be Hazardous to Your Health

A potentially hazardous form of marijuana use called “dabbing” is growing in popularity across the United States, researchers warn.

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The Number of Young Children Exposed to Marijuana Has Skyrocketed

There’s been a sharp increase in marijuana exposure among young children in the United States in recent years, a new study finds.

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What You Should Know About Medical Marijuana for Pets

Cannabis-containing edible treats and capsules meant for sick and aging pets have hit the market. Learn about the possible risks.

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Secondhand Pot Smoke Can Damage Your Heart as Much as Secondhand Cigarette Smoke

That whiff of pot that drifts your way at a rock concert or outdoor event could damage your heart and blood vessels as much as secondhand cigarette smoke does, preliminary research suggests.

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States with Medical Marijuana Have Fewer Painkiller Overdoses

States that have legalized medical marijuana tend to experience an unexpected benefit — fewer overdose deaths from narcotic painkillers, a new study suggests.

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What’s the Deal With Sarah Silverman’s ‘Liquid Pot’?

Sarah Silverman brought marijuana to Monday night’s Emmy Awards in the form of a vaporizer. If you’re scratching your head wondering what the heck liquid pot is, you’re not alone. Here’s how it works—and what it does to your body and mind.

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Marijuana Use May Pose Heart Dangers, Study Suggests

Marijuana use might contribute to heart and artery disease among young and middle-aged adults, particularly those already at risk for cardiovascular problems, a small French study reports.

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