Dr Oz: New Edibles Threatening Our Kids
Did you know that marijuana can be made into a variety of edible forms? Dr Oz said this is a potential downside to legalizing pot, because it could put kids at risk. In 23 states, medical marijuana is legal (three more could be on the way).
Washington and Colorado became the first states to legalize the drug for recreational use. Colorado has become a hot spot for pot tourists. One retailer said that a majority of her business was from tourists.
Dr Oz: Highly Concentrated THC in Edibles
Doctor Oz is afraid that the marketing of food-based delivery methods, such as candy or cookies, could target children. That’s a problem because of the highly concentrated amount of THC found in edible products.