Wednesday, 20 February 2019

Category Archives: Cannabis

Recognizing Alcohol & Drug Addiction : What is Marijuana?
10 Aug
12:59

Recognizing Alcohol & Drug Addiction : What is Marijuana?

Hi, my name is John DePalma from New York City on behalf of Expert Village I'm here today to help you recognize drug and alcohol addiction Looks like a simple cigarette, but no it's paraphernalia for marijuana Marijuana is the most popular drug in the world Your kids are out […]

Marijuana:  Negative Health Effects
10 Aug
10:27

Marijuana: Negative Health Effects

Marijuana has many medical applications, most especially for patients on chemotherapy, multiple sclerosis patients, glaucoma and for chronic pain It has a long history of both recreational and medical use However, its popularity has led to a lot of myths about the health effects of marijuana I'd like to do […]

Is Marijuana Addictive? | Marijuana
10 Aug
7:56

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 is addiction to opiates […]

Marijuana Addiction
10 Aug
5:25

Marijuana Addiction

Hi, I'm Dave Marlon, I'm an addiction Specialist and expert, and I help treat addicts all the time here in Nevada Currently our legislature is contemplating passing SB-374, which if enacted it will allow marijuana dispensaries and marijuana grow houses here in Nevada I'm proud to have helped author a […]

What is Cannabis? Marijuana Facts and Effects
10 Aug
2:53

What is Cannabis? Marijuana Facts and Effects

No other drug has been so infused in American culture as Marijuana Perhaps because—like alcohol—it's experienced extreme ends of social acceptance and rejection Early on, marijuana use was portrayed with highly exaggerated effects Propaganda films like Reefer Madness helped to spread claims that use of "demon weed" led to promiscuity, […]

Does legal marijuana mean more addicts?
10 Aug
12:22

Does legal marijuana mean more addicts?

ISSUE OF ADDICTION? IS IT ADDICTIVE? GARY TUCHMAN REPORTS >> Reporter: DENVER NATIVE BRIAN DOYLE USED TO DREAD BEING WITHOUT MARIJUANA IF HE DIDN'T SMOKE A JOINT, HE WOULDN'T BE ABLE TO FALL ASLEEP IF HE DIDN'T SMOKE A JOINT, HE WOULD HAVE NO APPETITE >> WAS IT MORE IMPORTANT […]

Is Marijuana Addictive?
09 Aug
9:51

Is Marijuana Addictive?

When you think of “dependence” and “relapse” you’re probably more likely to think of heroin than marijuana But could weed be addictive? Hey everyone, Laci Green here for DNews Nearly half the country has legalized medical marijuana, and with more people using it, there are more concerns about potential health […]

Cannabis in Canada: CAMH recommends a public health approach
09 Aug
7:19

Cannabis in Canada: CAMH recommends a public health approach

Canada has one of the highest rates of cannabis use in the world More than 10 percent of Canadians have used cannabis in the past year Cannabis is not a benign substance, frequent and heavy use can lead to significant health problems, especially for adolescents whose brains are still developing […]

Treating Marijuana Addiction: Dr. Kevin M. Gray
09 Aug
4:48

Treating Marijuana Addiction: Dr. Kevin M. Gray

[Music] [Dr Gray speaking] My research team is currently conducting a clinical trial of a medication called N-acetylcysteine, which also is more commonly known and simply known as NAC This is a medication that we believe may have potential as a treatment for substance use disorders and marijuana use disorders […]

The Hard Lives of Britain’s Synthetic Marijuana Addicts
09 Aug
2:17

The Hard Lives of Britain’s Synthetic Marijuana Addicts

Spice just hits you like a truck, it just knocks you out Whereas bud you just sit and chill You know what? I wish I could go back to my bud Because you know what, Spice, it's horrible I woke up after the Spice, with vomit all over my bed, […]