There is already a sizable body of research about weed. And there is more research being done all the time. Most of it is aimed at figuring out exactly how weed interacts with the human body. Now, a brand new study suggests that weed users have triple the death risk from high blood pressure.
A New Study
The study was carried out by researchers at Georgia State University’s school of public health. It was published this week in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology.
The study was essentially a statistical review of data gathered from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Back in 2005-2006, people participating in that survey were asked whether or not they consume cannabis. Various other health indicators were also monitored and recorded.
The new study tracked the health outcomes of people involved in the original