31 Jul What Everyone Over 50 Needs to Know about Cannabis
Peter Grinspoon, MD, a top cannabis expert and author of Seeing through the Smoke, clarifies the benefits and risks of marijuana for older adults
If you’re over fifty you’ve lived through the War on Drugs, which pumped out regular misinformation about cannabis and turned millions of non-violent cannabis users into criminals.
Whether you are a Baby Boomer who witnessed Richard Nixon declare the war or a Gen Xer who saw Ronald Reagan ramp it up, it’s unlikely that you were ever given honest, clear, and scientifically supported information. That’s about to change.
This information is vital to anyone over-50 because cannabis can help with a variety of conditions that impact many of us at this stage of life.