“We should not be conflating the detection of particular substances with impairment of performance by said substances.”
Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana with Paul Armentano
Dr. Mich Earleywine talks with Paul Armentano, Deputy Director of NORML, about effects before and after the consumption of cannabis. Mitch and Paul discuss the effects THC has on motor skills and the use of cannabis before driving, moving on to compare it with drinking and driving. Driving under the influence of marijuana is becoming a hot topic during the course of legalization.
As more states allow cannabis consumption the debate on measuring it for its impact on driving will continue to be a major issue. Learn more about how it can be detected and what factors make that complicated.
Is marijuana harmless? A recent Times article was titled "Six Ways Science Says Marijuana May Hurt Your Health" and as the title suggest is marijuana harmful or is it relatively harmless? What is the reality? Below we share the article by Times along with commentary below each section. As you will see the Times article is misleading and doesn't cover the facts accurately. ..