New study looks at social media influence on marijuana use

Tue Oct 22 09:03:48 PDT 2019

New study looks at social media influence on marijuana use

A new study found one in three youths in states with legal recreational marijuana engage with brands on social media.The Cannabis Advertising and Social Media study (CASM) is based at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health.

Scattered showers, storms possible Wednesday

This morning is warm and muggy. Temperatures are in the upper 60s to near 70 degrees. Most of the area will stay dry through the morning hours. No major weather problems are expected to impact morning travelers.

WATCH: UW-Madison researchers plan return to lab

For many, working from home is a transition but researchers at UW-Madison can only do so much outside the lab.

COVID-19 Stress: Routine changes affect sleep

Have you had trouble sleeping during the COVID-19 Crisis? You're not alone! NBC15 News had the chance to speak with UW Health Doctor David Plante. He's medical director for the Wisconsin Institute for Sleep. With so many working at home, having kids at home full time, being out of work, and just being worried, our routines have been upset, and we're feeling stressed. That can make it harder to fall asleep, stay asleep, get good quality of sleep.

Kalahari Resort opens for summer

Employees will wear gloves and masks and get their temperature checks before their shift starts.

Dane Co. gyms start to reopen, with some new restrictions

Gyms are one of the businesses that can start to reopen under the first phase of the Forward Dane plan, starting Tuesday.