Weed can cause heart attacks due to the strength of modern cannabis, doctors warn

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People who enjoy weed ‘edibles’ could have their buzz ruined by a potentially deadly heart attack. That’s the warning from doctors who said eating cannabis is ‘a major unrecognised risk’. A new study published in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology has questioned the belief that ganja is ‘the safest recreational drug’ which carries more health benefits than risks. The research reveals the tragic tale of a 70-year-old man with stable coronary artery disease who decided to munch on a pot-infused lollipop. This psychedelic sweetie proved too much for the pensioner, who suffered a serious heart attack. …

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