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Smoked vs Vaporized Cannabis: Acute Effects in Infrequent Users

December 19, 2018 Share this content: The vaporized form of cannabis produced higher THC blood concentrations and greater pharmacodynamic effects than equal doses of smoked cannabis. Inhaling a 25 mg dose of vaporized cannabis with 10 mg of Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) produced pronounced drug effects and significant impairments of psychomotor and cognitive abilities in healthy adults… Read More »

Effects of smoking on COPD progression

The list of harmful effects that smoking causes to the body is very long and the lung disease known as chronic obstructive respiratory disease is one of the leading ones. In order to protect yourself from such illnesses, you only have one option and that is to quit smoking Lung cancer, cardiovascular disease and chronic… Read More »

E-cigarette policy should consider environmental effects, expert says

(Reuters Health) – Health policy debates around electronic cigarettes should consider the health of the environment, too, according to an editorial in the American Journal of Public Health. FILE PHOTO: Electronic cigarettes are displayed in a shop in London, Britain August 19, 2015. REUTERS/Neil Hall/File Photo Each stage of the e-cigarette product lifecycle, including mining,… Read More »