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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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Addiction and Cannabis – Timothy Fong, MD, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Inaugural 2017 UCLA Cannabis Research Symposium A historic series of talks from visiting speakers and UCLA faculty about the science of cannabis, cannabinoids, and the endocannnabinoid system, as we work towards the establishment of a world-class
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A new study finds that heavy marijuana use by adults could have long-term effects on the brain. What kinds of effects? WSJ’s Jason Bellini has #TheShortAnswer. Subscribe to the WSJ channel here: http://bit.ly/14Q81Xy Visit the WSJ channel for more video: https://www.youtube.com/wsjdigitalnetwork More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: http://online.wsj.com/home-page Follow WSJ on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/wsjlive
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Watch more Marijuana Facts & Medical Marijuana videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/506381-Can-Marijuana-Help-AIDS-Patients-Marijuana It’s been shown in numerous studies that marijuana or cannabis can be useful as a therapeutic treatment for patients who live with HIV/AIDS. One study that they did at Columbia, they had AIDS patients in a hospital, inpatient hospital, and they found out that if they
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Watch more Marijuana Facts & Medical Marijuana videos: http://www.howcast.com/videos/506380-Marijuana-and-Cancer-Marijuana There’s a lot of excitement in the world of cancer research about the compounds that naturally occur in marijuana as a treatment for various tumors. There’s a research group out of Spain, led by a Dr. Guzman. And his group actually did one of the first
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For more health news visit our website! www.dailyrxnews.com A new study from the University of Michigan found that regular marijuana users were twice as likely to report having sleep problems as people who only lit up occasionally or not at all.
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In October of 2012, the BestCare Treatment Services Prevention staff and the Jefferson County Prevention Task Force hosted an informative statewide Marijuana Summit in partnership with Deschutes and Crook county in Madras, Oregon. The information learned became a catalyst for prevention staff and community coalitions in Central Oregon to further educate the public about the
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