Despite the harmful consequences of substance use that can lead to mental and physical distress, vulnerable youth are still engaging in unsafe behaviors involving drugs and alcohol.
Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines: A Comprehensive Update of Evidence and Recommendations | AJPH | Vol. 107 Issue 8 Background. Cannabis use is common in North America, especially among young people, and is associated with a risk of various acute and chronic adverse health outcomes. Cannabis control regimes are evolving, for example toward a national legalization … Continue reading Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines
In the rush to legalize marijuana in Canada, medical experts are warning about weed’s alarming side, particularly for younger users Joe Castaldo January 15, 2018 Sean Savoie first smoked marijuana around the age of 14 when, behind a gas station, a friend handed him a pop can fashioned into a bong. He doesn’t remember if … Continue reading Marijuana addiction is real, and teenage users are most at risk
Tue Jan 16, 2018, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. LOCATION - S. Walter Stewart Library 170 Memorial Park Avenue, Toronto, ON M4J 2K5 416-396-3975 James Wigmore an internationally recognized forensic toxicologist and published author (at http://www.wigmoreonalcohol.com) who has appeared on CBC Radio, Ontario Today, will present a one hour lecture. Part 2 of the Forensic Science of Cannabis will … Continue reading Not Your Grandma’s Weed Either: The Forensic Science of Cannabis (Part 2)
By Daniel Roth For Dailymail.com PUBLISHED: 22:21 EST, 5 December 2017 | UPDATED: 00:31 EST, 9 December 2017 'Scromiting' is becoming an all-too-familiar site at emergency rooms. The condition, called Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome (CHS), is not yet properly understood Medical experts believe the symptoms appear from individuals using or consuming heavy amounts of marijuana over … Continue reading Mysterious condition dubbed ‘scromiting’ hits weed smokers across the US and causes them to vomit AND scream. . .
It's very confusing out there in cannabis Canada. People believe they are buying medical marijuana sanctioned by some higher authority from street front dispensaries that provides the purchaser supposed prescriptions. Below you will find some excellent articles and reference points to help clear the smoke... This link http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/dhp-mps/marihuana/access-acceder-eng.php says that actual medical marijuana is provided through Health Canada's … Continue reading Medical Marijuana – clearing the smoke…