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Young People and the Medical Marijuana Debate

Posted on by Shridevi

The debate about the use of marijuana for medical treatment has developed considerably over the past 12 months … Read More »

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Smoking Skunk Cannabis Triples Risk of a Serious Psychotic Episode

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Smoking powerful skunk cannabis triples the risk of suffering a serious psychotic episode, scientists have found. In the … Read More »

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Cannabis Use Can Be Prevented, Reduced or Delayed

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Responding to rapidly shifting legal and cultural environments, researchers at the University of Montreal and CHU Sainte-Justine Children’s … Read More »

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Perception of marijuana as a ‘safe drug’ is scientifically inaccurate

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

The nature of the teenage brain makes users of cannabis amongst this population particularly at risk of developing … Read More »

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Online Cannabis, Ecstasy Sales Booming: Silk Road, Drugs, Internet

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Researchers examining the ways illicit drugs are bought and sold through the internet have discovered a sharp rise … Read More »

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Cannabis and the Adolescent Brain

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

For some time, people have known that using cannabis during adolescence increases the risk of developing cognitive impairment … Read More »

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How could cannabis alter the teenage brain?

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

When a teenager smokes cannabis are they permanently damaging their brain and dulling their intellect for a lifetime? … Read More »

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Net Savvy: Drug Aware

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Drug Aware The Drug Aware – Know what you’re getting into website is a great source of information … Read More »

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Smoking pot can lead to mental health issues

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

Many people, including regular cannabis users, argue that there is no link between using cannabis and the onset … Read More »

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Net Savvy: National Drugs Campaign

Posted on by Dr Ramesh Manocha

National drugs Campaign (NDC) website Tel: 1800 250 015 The Australian government has established a website to support … Read More »

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