birdwatcher (birdwatcher) wrote,

Доктора такие доктора

Сенсация: Marijuana Use Linked to Increased Risk of Dying from High Blood Pressure.

Over the two-decade-long study period, marijuana users, whose level and frequency of smoking was not assessed in the study, had a more than threefold greater risk of dying from hypertension than nonusers. This increase in risk was greater than that associated with cigarette smoking, the researchers said.

Какая первая мысль приходит счастливому автору? "Support for liberal marijuana use is partly due to claims that it is beneficial, and possibly not harmful, to health," lead study author Barbara Yankey, a doctoral student of epidemiology and biostatistics at Georgia State University, said in a statement. "However, there is little research on the impact of marijuana use on cardiovascular and [stroke] mortality."

По такому случаю бессмертное из фон Триера:


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