Scientists are now busting the myth that cannabis adversely affects driving skills, and are in fact suggesting that the marijuana experience may even improve driving skills.

Although there is no doubt that excessive alcohol consumption affects driving skills, scientists cannot actually find any evidence that marijuana use impairs driving skills the same way.

Despite the fact that marijuana affects performance in other ways, it is even suggested that marijuana improves driving skills by reducing the risk taking factor.

Marijuana not to blame for road accidents

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Professor Maclean, director of a road accident study conducted in South Australia took blood samples from people in hospital who had been injured during road accidents. What he found is quite astonishing, and completely against the popular misconception.

He found that marijuana was the second most prevalent drug in the blood after alcohol. However, he found that in those that had marijuana in their system,…