33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

You know you (mari)wanna.

1. It supposedly reduces 90% of skin cancer in 20 weeks.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Universal Pictures

2. Weed may reduce the suicide rate for men ages 29 through 39.

Weed may reduce the suicide rate for men ages 29 through 39.

View this image ›

Scott Barbour / Getty Images

3. THC may cure cancerous diseases by altering your genes.

THC may cure cancerous diseases by altering your genes.

View this image ›

Donald Weber / Getty Images

4. Weed helps promote creativity.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Via gph.is

5. Some studies report no connection between pot and lung cancer.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Via rebloggy.com

6. It may help regulate bodyweight.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Via Jeff Franklin Productions

7. It has been prescribed to help fight ADHD.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Via gph.is

8. Weed fights brain aging and helps increase stamina.

Weed fights brain aging and helps increase stamina .

View this image ›

David McNew / Getty Images

9. It might be an effective treatment for osteoarthritis.

It might be an effective treatment for osteoarthritis.

View this image ›

Uriel Sinai / Getty Images

10. It can stop seizures.

It can stop seizures.

View this image ›

David McNew / Getty Images

11. It may cure post-traumatic stress disorder.

It may cure post-traumatic stress disorder .

View this image ›

David McNew / Getty Images

12. And it might actually grow stem cells and repair the brain after injury.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Via gph.is

13. It may prevent organ transplants from being rejected.

It may prevent organ transplants from being rejected .

View this image ›

Mark Renders / Getty Images

14. Although weed gets as bad a rap as alcohol, driving drunk is significantly more dangerous than driving high (not that you should be doing either).

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Universal Pictures

15. And it helps treat blood cancer.

And it helps treat blood cancer.

View this image ›

Marc Piscotty / Images

16. This study found “no evidence” that criminalization reduces marijuana use and that decriminalization increases use.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Columbia Pictures

17. It helps treat liver cancer.

It helps treat liver cancer.

View this image ›

Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images

18. It helps people dealing with social exclusion.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Universal Pictures

19. It actually CUTS lung cancer tumor growth in half.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Via bootsatch.tumblr.com

20. It helps treat throat cancer.

It helps treat throat cancer .

View this image ›

Christopher Furlong / Getty Images

21. Marijuana is more potent than in the past.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Muse Productions

22. It helps keep Swiss inmates calm in prison.

It helps keep Swiss inmates calm in prison .

View this image ›

Chris Hondros / Getty Images

23. Alcohol is more of a gateway drug than weed.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Muse Productions

24. It actually helps people dealing with most negative emotions.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Via youtube.com

25. And the Federal Government signed off on studies to treat veterans with PTSD.

And the Federal Government signed off on studies to treat veterans with PTSD .

View this image ›

Justin Sullivan / Getty Images

26. Marijuana helps treat Parkinson’s disease.

Marijuana helps treat Parkinson's disease .

View this image ›

Chris Hondros / Getty Images

27. Legalizing weed might generate billions of dollars in tax revenue.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Universal Pictures

28. Smoking weed helps treat Crohn’s disease.

Smoking weed helps treat Crohn's disease .

View this image ›

Justin Sullivan / Getty Images

29. Weed helps treat arthritis.

Weed helps treat arthritis .

View this image ›

Justin Sullivan / Getty Images

30. Studies fail to show that smoking weed is somehow linked to crime.

Studies fail to show that smoking weed is somehow linked to crime .

View this image ›

Justin Sullivan / Getty Images

31. Teens who smoke may have healthier brain tissue than teens who drink.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Gramercy Pictures

32. Synthetic marijuana is more dangerous than the real thing.

33 Scientific Reasons To Smoke More Weed

View this image ›

Columbia Pictures

33. More than 18 million Americans smoke it. They can’t all be wrong, right?

More than 18 million Americans smoke it . They can't all be wrong, right?

View this image ›

Uriel Sinai / Getty Images

Read more: http://buzzfeed.com/justincarissimo/33-weed-studies-that-will-make-you-want-to-smoke-more