Synthetic Pot Linked to Kidney Injury

March 30, 2015 6:00 PM

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MONDAY, March 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests that synthetic marijuana, also known as K2 or Spice, might harm the kidneys.

"Use and abuse of these products have been tied to acute kidney injury in patients across the country," Kerry Willis, chief scientific officer of the National Kidney Foundation, said in a news release from the foundation. "Despite being legal and marketed as safe, it appears these products are far f...

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