While major pro sports leagues struggle with the legalization of marijuana, other forms of exercise are becoming increasingly popular with cannabis users. The most popular physical activity seems to be yoga.
“It’s been happening for a long time,” explains Bloom Farms founder Mike Ray, via Vogue. “Yoga and cannabis have gone together for as long as yoga and cannabis have been around.”
Clinical assistant professor of psychology and WSU researcher Carrie Cuttler seems to agree. So much so that Cuttler moved from Canada to Washington to do more research on marijuana’s effects.
“I saw greener pastures, so to speak,” Cuttler says, via The Daily Evergreen. “I thought, well, maybe I’ll pursue this cannabis research.”
One of Cuttler’s two research studies is seeking to understand the effects of chronic cannabis use on stress and cognition.
She appears to have identified that resistance exercises help improve prospective memory—our brain’s ability
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