Posts Tagged ‘cannabis’

Marijuana Use and Youth: A Parent's Guide

Marijuana (Cannabis) is the most commonly used drug by young people 15 to 30 years old. Although it has serious risks associated with its usage, people often times think marijuana is harmless. Marijuana impacts the development of teens. Because the bodies and brains of young people are still developing, marijuana has a higher risk of harming…

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Use of Illegal Drugs During Pregnancy

All illegal drugs, include marijuana (cannabis), ecstasy, hallucinogens, amphetamines or cocaine, may affect an unborn baby. Your midwife or doctor will ask you questions about any drugs you may be taking, both illegal and prescribed. This information will be kept confidential. You should tell them about all drugs you are taking, it is important so…

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