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Scientists Examined 40,000 Samples Of Marijuana. Here's What They Found

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It's more potent than it used to be marijuana related hospital visits have been increasing for years and a new study may offer some explanation scientists examine nearly forty thousand samples a marijuana obtained by the drug enforcement administration between nineteen ninety five in twenty fourteen and they found a dramatic increase in the potency of the pot PM on a T H see the cycle active ingredient in marijuana has increased by three hundred percent over the twenty year period from four percent to twelve percent T H see is responsible for the marijuana high and with this dramatic increase in potency comes a much higher risk of negative health consequences