news World NewsWellnessLifeLegalization How weed helps these guys be better dads Some fathers report finding relief in cannabis. Author of the article:Andrew Ward • The Fresh Toast Playtime is an essential, can’t-miss way for fathers to bond with their children. / PHOTO BY HALFPOINT / ISTOCK / GETTY IMAGES PLUS When it comes to parenting, certain dads believe that, when consumed responsibly, cannabis makes them a better parent. So far, little research has explored the topic at length. But, as is the case with most cannabis claims, anecdotal findings fill the research void for many dads.