Marijuana users less likely to be obese, study says


The joke is that smoking marijuana can cause weight gain because users might get the munchies, but new research suggests that pot smokers weigh less. The average 5-foot-7 person who smokes marijuana weighs two pounds less than someone who does not, according to a study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology. The researchers caution that cannabis shouldn’t be thought of as a weight-loss aid, but they say the data is clear.

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