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What is worse for your long term health & i know they are both bad... one day a week having a bottle of wine or 6 pack versus an edible marijuana gummy? basically, alcohol = to 6 servings or one serving dose of edible marijuana once per week?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

No equivalents: Consuming too much alcohol is linked to high blood pressure, irregular heartbeat, trouble pumping blood through the body, blood clots, stroke, cardiomyopathy (sagging, stretched heart muscle), Liver damage or heart attack. Consuming too many Marijuana Edibles is linked to Rapid heartrate, memory problems, lung irritation, heart irritation, weakened immune system, psychoses, paranoia.

Answered 9/29/2020

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