Why is Cannabis Federally Regulated and Alcohol Isn’t?

Long-term alcohol use has profound effects on the human body and psyche. People who use alcohol chronically are more likely to have high blood pressure, heart disease, strokes, liver disease and digestive problems. Chronic cannabis users however, have lower rates of diabetes, lower body mass index, and lower rates of fatty liver disease. Alcohol is significantly correlated with several types of cancer, whereas cannabis may actually help to inhibit tumor cells.

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