Marijuana may be risky for those with heart disease

Although marijuana may have some benefits, its use could cause health issues for older people with cardiovascular disease. One case, in particular, is sparking some questions.
In recent years, the legalization of marijuana has become more widespread.Some people use the drug recreationally, while some use it to relieve chronic pain and the impact of some mental health issues.
However, experts state that there needs to be more research into the effects of marijuana in older people.

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Will Savage

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