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Marijuana smoking increases amongst teens

By |December 8th, 2015|

Teen cigarette smoking has decreased over the past year.  However, marijuana smoking seems to be increasing among the same age group.
Aim
To track teen smoking rates between 1997–2013.
Results
Cigarette or cigar rate smoking among teenagers dropped from 20.5% to slightly […]

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Does smoking marijuana increase your brain size?

By |November 30th, 2015|

The effects of marijuana on the brain may be more complicated than experts previously thought, and may depend on factors related to the person using the drug, such as their genetics, two new studies suggest.
Aim
To assess whether smoking […]

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Does smoking marijuana increase brain volume?

By |October 16th, 2015|

The effects of marijuana on the brain may be more complicated than experts previously thought, and may depend on factors related to the person using the drug, such as their genetics, two new studies suggest.
Aim
To assess whether smoking […]

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Cannabis shown effective for treating diabetic neuropathic pain

By |August 1st, 2015|

Cannibis, also known as “medical marijuana” is surely a topic of controversy in many circles – both medical and societal.  Medical cannabis refers to the use of cannabis – and its functional compounds known as cannabinoids – to treat disease […]