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Marijuana At Risk Teens
2013-08-27 09:43:00

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Last year’s legalization of marijuana in Colorado and Washington served to further fuel the debate over the health benefits versus dangers of pot. Though medical marijuana has long been prescribed for those with painful ailments, some believe the drug is being handed out too freely among dispensaries in Arizona, California, Colorado and other states where it has been legalized for medical use. Researchers from the University of...

2013-07-29 16:38:52

91 percent of on average 20-year-old Swiss men drink alcohol, almost half of whom drink six beverages or more in a row and are thus at-risk consumers. 44 percent of Swiss men smoke tobacco, the majority of whom are at-risk consumers – they smoke at least once a day. 36 percent of young adults smoke cannabis, whereby over half are at-risk consumers, using the drug at least twice a week. Researchers from the University of Zurich's Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine...

2013-05-13 23:03:05

Recovery Associates has just announced a marijuana drug addiction treatment program, helping all of those addicted to marijuana. The new program is part of their commitment to help all of those suffering with drug addiction. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 Marijuana use has become more acceptable in society over the past few years. Some people can have marijuana use recreationally, yet many people do not know where that line between recreation and addiction ends. Symptoms of...

2013-02-11 23:01:14

Leading California rehab treatment center applauds recent study on marijuana´s lasting negative effects on the brain. (PRWEB) February 11, 2013 Northbound Treatment Services, the alcohol and drug addiction treatment specialists, applauds a recent study that finds a correlation between habitual marijuana use and a decline in overall IQ. In particular, the study deals with heavy cannabis use beginning in one´s teenage years that continue into adulthood, and its significant effects...

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