(FOX 11) - People over 50 are smoking pot more than ever before.
They're outpacing all other age groups.
A study by 'New York University's School of Medicine' and 'Columbia University' found that between 2006 and 2013 marijuana use rose about 60 percent among those 50-to-64.
It increased 250 percent for those over 65.
Overall the rates increased 71 percent.
A 'News Survey' found that while marijuana use among teens is down over the past ten years, they've nearly tripled among adults over the age of 50.
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