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Still trying to make sense of CBD, THC and the 100+ other cannabinoids present in the cannabis plant? Renowned Chief Scientist and biochemist Samantha Miller introduces you to the full spectrum of cannabinoids, their physiology, interaction with the endocannabinoid system and specific therapeutic uses in this comprehensive presentation. To discover more about cannabis, cannabinoids including
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In this video we cover what marijuana is and the effects it has on teenagers. We dive into the long-term cognitive effects for teens, whether they are different for teens vs adults as well as limitations and barriers to research. This video was made by McMaster Demystifying Medicine students Gurratan Gill, Jiawei Sun, Jiawen (Fred)
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While the long-term public health impact of marijuana legalization is yet to be determined, many experts agree that marijuana use is risky for some people and addictive for others. Listen in as host William C. Moyers talks with psychiatrist Marvin D. Seppala, MD, about the health risks of marijuana (especially for teens), the difference between
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Its known as a pain reliever but can it cure serious illnesses? The medical use of marijuana has been legalized in almost half of US states and anecdotal evidence suggests that cannabis oil can be used for serious illnesses. Follow @BBCNewsnight on Twitter https://twitter.com/BBCNewsnight Like BBC Newsnight on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/bbcnewsnight
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Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a breaking medical study. This week, we’re going green with a look at a study appearing in JAMA Network Open that takes the lead for my favorite sentence ever to appear in a medical journal: “Historically, cannabis has predominantly been smoked using various implements such
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Part eight of our underage drinking prevention program addresses the effects of cannabis on the developing brain. It is important for kids to have the knowledge and tools they need to say “NO” to an array of risky behaviors. As endocannabinoids communicate with receptors throughout your body, they create balance and help regulate many body
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Dr. Kevin P. Hill, M.D., M.H.S, is Director of Addiction Psychiatry at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and author of Marijuana: The Unbiased Truth About America’s Favorite Weed. His clinical experience treating adolescents and young adults with marijuana and opioid use disorders, with an extensive research background, combine
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Marijuana is consumed in many ways this affects the chemical composition of marijuana, resulting in a different ‘high’ depending on the way it is taken. In this video we look at the difference between smoking and taking edibles and how this changes the high and the chemical composition of the drug. Further reading: https://academic.oup.com/jat/article-abstract/16/5/276/797725 https://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v26/n6/abs/1395868a.html
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Sgt. Kerry Schmidt of the OPP and Teresa Di Felice of CAA SCO discuss the effects of cannabis on driving skills. #DontDriveHigh Visit http://caasco.com/cannabis for more information A descriptive transcript for this video is available by visiting the following link: https://www.caasco.com/~/media/transcripts/advocacy/transcript–episode-2-straight-facts-on-cannabis-and-driving.pdf
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www.hrmvideo.com National drug-education experts agree that targeted, age-appropriate elementary school drug education is essential to safeguarding students against the hazards of drug use and addiction. This fact-filled program uses a mix of teen hosts, kids talking about real-life experiences, animated characters and creative skits. Formats include spoofs on classic movies, game shows, courtroom programs and
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This year’s free Koadlow Lecture, ‘Medicinal cannabis in Australia: Weeding out the facts’ features Dr Richard di Natale, outgoing Senator and former leader of the Australian Greens, and Prof Iain McGregor, Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics, University of Sydney. They discuss the use of medicinal cannabis in Australia – what it is, available forms, access
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At Caron, we understand that different people have different needs in treatment. Learn more about our inpatient programs here Teens: https://www.caron.org/our-programs/inpatient-treatment/teens-rehab Young Adults: https://www.caron.org/our-programs/inpatient-treatment/young-adults Adults: https://www.caron.org/our-programs/inpatient-treatment/adults Older Adults: https://www.caron.org/our-programs/inpatient-treatment/older-adults Chronic pain sufferers: https://www.caron.org/our-programs/inpatient-treatment/chronic-pain-addiction-treatment Relapse individuals: https://www.caron.org/our-programs/inpatient-treatment/relapse-treatment If you or a family member needs help, reach out. Visit http://www.caron.org or call 800-854-6023
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Watch more Marijuana Facts & Medical Marijuana videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/506372-Is-Marijuana-Addictive-Marijuana The addiction to drugs like heroin, nicotine which is in tobacco, and even caffeine which is in coffee are far stronger on a chemical physiological level than anything that we’ve been able to document withdrawal from the use of marijuana. The classic addiction that we imagine
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Weed has been a controversial topic in America since the Reefer Madness days thanks to fear mongering and propaganda. Lee explains why you shouldn’t believe it. Celebrate 4/20 with some of our favorite videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VwRIZHOHBLE&list=PLDbSvEZka6GGRBBrNFImr0GRV0ELF33Ie&index=2&t=0s Click here to subscribe to VICE: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE About VICE: The Definitive Guide To Enlightening Information. From every corner of the
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Learn about the brain reward system and the biochemical processes that occur during marijuana use. Suggested for use after showing Reward Circuit: How the Brain Responds to Natural Rewards and Drugs: https://youtu.be/DMcmrP-BWGk See also: How the Brain Responds to Methamphetamine How the Brain Responds to Cocaine This video, along with a text and pdf version,
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