Marijuana Appears To Be Safer Than We Thought | The Daily Caller

February 23, 2015 6:56 PM

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A new study published in Scientific Reports calculates the safety of illicit substances according to risk of death. The findings? Apparently, researchers have been underestimating the dangers of alcohol and overestimating the dangers of marijuana.

Based on the data, marijuana appears to be 114 times less deadly than alcohol, and out of all the drugs surveyed, alcohol ranks as the most deadly, and marijuana turns out to be the least deadly. Following directly after alcohol is heroin, then cocaine. Tobacco is fourth deadliest, revealing a drama...

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