Study: Medical Cannabis Access Associated with Fewer Workers’ Comp Claims

Generic 11 February 2020 | 0 Comments

The enactment of state-specific medical cannabis access laws is associated with a decline in workers’ compensation claims, according to data published in the journal Health Economics. A team of researchers affiliated with Temple University in Pennsylvania and the University of Cincinnati in Ohio assessed the relationship between medical marijuana legalization laws and workers’ compensation claims […]

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Study: Medical Marijuana Laws Associated With Decreased Obesity

Generic 2 December 2015 | 0 Comments

The enactment of statewide laws permitting the use of cannabis for therapeutic purposes is associated with an annual reduction in obesity-related medical costs, according to data published online ahead of print in the journal Health Economics. Investigators at Cornell University in New York and San Diego State University in California reviewed twelve years of data […]

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