That Guy Working Out Next To You May Be Stoned [Video]
As Michigan accepts its new found recreational pot freedom, we find out more things that people do while baked. This one stoned me.
A study at the Unversity of Colorado has determined that 80 percent of recreational pot users in state's where it's legal like to work out while high.
the MarketWatch web site said the study revealed that high exercisers worked out longer than the average Joe:
Researchers surveyed about 600 cannabis users aged 21 and up living in California, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington about their marijuana and exercise habits. And those who used the drug an hour before working out and/or within four hours after breaking a sweat reported getting 43 more minutes of exercise each week than the cannabis users who didn’t.
“There is a stereotype that cannabis use leads people to be lazy and couch-locked and not physically active, but these data suggest that this is not the case,” wrote senior author Angela Bryan, a professor in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience and the Institute for Cognitive Science, in a statement.
So what happens when you pump iron or shoot hoops when you're high? Let's find out!