There’s not a lot of disagreement about the potential for cannabis intoxication to impair driving performance, though without an accepted standard and a reliable roadside test, it’s not of much value in a courtroom.
Unbeknownst to the patient, the CBD products they also use could affect how well those prescribed medicines work, or interact with them in unhelpful ways.
It’s likely that certain individuals are vulnerable to psychosis, and experts may point to a family history of mental illness.
I think the problem is I have read the research, and it didn’t confirm the claims made on its behalf.
Now, with legalization, “cannabusiness” is being commercialized along the lines of alcohol and tobacco.
One of the key ingredients for a drug epidemic is a false sense of confidence in the safety of drug use.
These are questions that come up with every drug, not just cannabis. And unanswered, they can lead to problems down the road.
We focus on the drug, as if someone who uses heroin, for instance, can’t also have a problem with alcohol, or sleeping pills, or methamphetamine, or this new, more potent form of marijuana that’s showing up everywhere.