Should we be concerned with second-hand pot smoke, especially around children?

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Is there such a thing as second-hand pot smoke? We know second-hand tobacco smoke is bad — so bad that multiple public health interventions have led to decreased cigarette use overall. As cannabis use becomes more popular — and legal in more states — should we now be concerned with second-hand pot smoke, especially around children?

Researchers from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health have collected data on parents who have children under 18 years old living in the home, as well as information on tobacco and marijuana use in those groups between 2002 and 2015. …read more