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Jason Tracy, MD, Chair of Emergency Medicine, South Shore Hospital

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Physician Perspective: Potential Public Health Risks of Legal Marijuana

Each year, South Shore Hospital sees nearly 100,000 patients, with approximately 20 percent of those being under the age of 21.  We see everything – including the devastating toll opioid and alcohol abuse has taken on our community. This is before increasing the availability of marijuana—another drug that can be abused.

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Topics: Children's Health, Emergency Care

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