Heavy marijuana use may raise risk of osteoporosis, bone fractures

screen-shot-2016-10-24-at-9-29-45-am10/13/16–A new study, medical published in the American Journal of Medicine, site  finds that regular, try heavy marijuana use may reduce bone density, increasing the risk of osteoporosis and bone fractures. Compared with non-users, the researchers found heavy marijuana users had a 5 percent lower bone density, which the team says may raise the risk of bone-related health problems. Read