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Synthetic marijuana causing severe bleeding cases

(WKOW) — Health officials in Wisconsin are reporting more cases of severe bleeding linked to synthetic marijuana.

It’s often called “fake weed” and it contains a chemical used in rat poison.

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has confirmed 16 new cases, so the total number in the state is now 80.

The agency says one person in Wisconsin has died during the outbreak from using synthetic marijuana.


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