As marijuana laws change, health risks of pot use are weighed

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Timothy Naimi, School of Medicine

Now that people in Colorado (and, soon, Washington state) can buy marijuana about as easily as they can pick up a 12-pack of Bud Light, it’s a good time to ask: How risky is it to turn to pot?…

Expert quote:

“Saying marijuana’s safer than alcohol sets an incredibly low bar. Marijuana can still be a dangerous substance.”

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