Marijuana Use Doubles Risk Of Stroke

There are 4 comments on the Feb 7, 2013, MediLexicon story titled Marijuana Use Doubles Risk Of Stroke. In it, MediLexicon reports that:

The most popular illegal drug, marijuana, has been found to double the risk of stroke among young adults, according to findings revealed at The American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2013.

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Sheik Yerbouti

Pennington, NJ

#1 Feb 7, 2013
Sounds like a government sponsored study with a pre determined outcome by a group with a political agenda.
joe

Pierceton, IN

#3 Feb 7, 2013
Government says whatever they want too. How I look at it you start dieing the day your born might as well enjoy yourself when your alive. Legalize is the way to go!!!!!!
Jpt

Jasper, TN

#4 Feb 8, 2013
Strokes aren't caused by marijuana use. Strokes are caused by blockages. Marijuana just speeds up your heart rate
Lita

United States

#5 Feb 10, 2013
All but 1 person having a stroke used tobacco, which is known to cause strokes. Not able to find and other users of only marijuana having a stroke for the study. Sounds like a quack committing fraud to push his immoral ideas. Fake studies prove only that a fraud pretended to study something.

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