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At 13% THC, the strength of weed today is 4x more potent than the weed from the late 70s. And that is just the plant material. New forms such as dabs, budder, shatter, and earwax concentrate the THC and can be as potent as 40 – 90% THC.     (The University of Mississippi Potency Monitoring Project; and Rocky Mountain HIDTA)

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Today’s weed is not the weed of the past.   As potency of marijuana has gone up, addiction has gone up. And marijuana IS addictive.
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New, high potency forms of marijuana have been linked to 3x greater risk of psychosis.
Read the study at:
http://www.thelancet.com/pb/assets/raw/Lancet/pdfs/14TLP0454_Di%20Forti.pdf

Marijuana edibles come in many forms, including cookies, cupcakes, soda pops, and candies. 

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In Colorado, the number of young children poisoned by marijuana is much higher than national.
(Note: 2006-2009 Colorado had limited medical access; 2010-2012 commercialized medical access; 2013 – 2014 legalized personal use.)

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What does the term MEDICAL mean?

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Did you know . . .
In Ohio, you have to be in possession of over 100 grams of marijuana (that’s over 200 joints!) before you would see jail time.
That is NOT minor possession.

Marijuana edibles come in many forms, including cookies, cupcakes, soda pops, and candies.
Google Image provides a good sense of these high potency snacks. Take a moment to click and scroll.
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