Massachussetts Medical Marijuana Blog

Can You Overdose on Marijuana?

Can You Overdose on Marijuana?

As a Boston medical marijuana doctor, patients sometimes ask me whether it is possible to fatally overdose on medical Cannabis.  I can assure you with absolute confidence that you cannot accidentally kill yourself by using too much marijuana.  However, because...

Is it True that Marijuana is a Gateway Drug?

Is it True that Marijuana is a Gateway Drug?

It’s a claim we’ve all heard marijuana opponents make: “You can’t legalize marijuana, because it’s a gateway drug.  Once teens start using marijuana, it’s only a matter of time before they graduate to harder drugs like heroin, meth, and cocaine.”  But is Cannabis...