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Pot Smokers, Brush Your Teeth!

New research finds no serious long-term consequences from using marijuana, but it does find a link between pot smoking and poorer gum health.

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There’s some good news and some bad news for pot smokers everywhere. The good news: Just as many of you surely contend, long-term marijuana use doesn’t cause the types of health problems that cigarettes do like lung cancer and heart disease. The bad news: It does cause poorer gum health. That’s according to a new long-term…

Clark Mindock writes for the International Business Times. He went to school at Northern Arizona University, where he studied journalism and French. Clark previously interned at CQ Roll Call, the Philadelphia Inquirer, and the Arizona Daily Sun. He tweets @ClarkMindock.

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