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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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“I could see endocannabinoids as being a really good conduit to relieving the opioid epidemic.” Nathan Fried, assistant professor of biology, discusses the potential of medical marijuana for replacing opioids as a pain treatment. Fried joined the Rutgers University–Camden faculty in the fall of 2018. He specializes in neuroscience and is currently studying the connections
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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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Part 3 of our opioid series supported by the NIHCM Foundation looks at the potential for marijuana to improve outcomes in opioid addiction therapy. Some studies have shown that prescribing marijuana can ease the path to shaking an opioid dependence. There’s some new research in this area, and we’ll go through some of the studies.
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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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Be My Friend – http://www.myspace.com/psychtruth According to the American Psychiatric Associations, Cannabis (Marijuana) intoxication is an official mental disorder listed in the DSM or Diagnostic and Statistic Manual of Mental Disorders. This isn’t to be confused with pot addiction, dependency or abuse, this is just being high. The makers of this video in no way
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Marijuana is a gateway drug. People who have a marijuana use disorder are 3 times more likely to become addicted to heroin. Youth Resource Alliance and our partners are encouraging parents to talk to their kids about marijuana. This PSA has been developed with funding provided to Northwestern Community Services. Partner agencies include Family Youth
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–The Candian House of Commons votes 200 to 82 on a bill that, if passed by the Senate, would make marijuana legal in the country by as soon as July 2018 https://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/house-passes-marijuana-legislation-bill-moves-to-senate-1.3696405 –Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership –Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow –Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj –Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 –Donate via Litecoin: LhNVT9j5gQj8U1AbwLzwfoc5okDoiFn4Mt –Follow David on
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