1000 BIBS PLACED OVER DISPENSARIES IN DENVER
Doctors tell women not to smoke cigarettes or drink alcohol when pregnant, so why would anyone think it’s ok to smoke pot? It turns out that 69% of marijuana dispensaries in Colorado were giving this bad advice.
Marijuana Accountability Coalition (MAC), in partnership with Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), launched the “Don’t Hurt Our Future” Campaign. CBS TV in Denver featured their activity on the nightly news. Watch the video of May 30, 2018 from the TV clip:
As recently reported, nearly 70% percent of marijuana dispensaries in Colorado were found to be recommending high-potency THC products to mothers. These dispensaries and some websites promote pot as a remedy for symptoms of morning sickness.
Volunteers from MAC and SAM began at the governor’s mansion and distributed 1,000 bibs on the doors of pot dispensaries in Colorado.
The problems with marijuana in pregnancy
According to the Centers for Disease Control, marijuana use during pregnancy could result in low birth weight and other developmental issues in the womb. Parents Opposed to Pot tracks reports of babies who died in infancy because the moms smoked pot during pregnancy. Pot smoking leads to low birth weights and more fragile babies. Nine of 106 child abuse deaths we found over five years included low birth-weight babies who had THC in their system.
For complete article http://www.poppot.org/2018/05/31/1000-bibs-placed-over-dispensaries-in-denver/