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(Springfield, IL)–(Effingham Radio)- More people continue to bleed from their eyes, ears, and lungs after smoking synthetic marijuana in Illinois.
The state’s Department of Public Health yesterday said the latest count of people who’ve been treated for severe side effects of the fake pot is up to 70.
There have been no new, reported deaths.
The IDPH says nine of the 70 people treated for synthetic marijuana use have tested positive for a chemical that’s found in rat poison.