Friday September 19th 2014

marijuana use

How is marijuana abused?

September 17th, 2014

Marijuana abuse occurs when you use marijuana for non-medical reasons. More on the definition of drug abuse as related to weed.

Smoking marijuana

September 12th, 2014

What does smoking marijuana do to you and is it bad for you? More on the effects of smoked weed here.

How to help a marijuana addict

September 7th, 2014

Is someone close to you addicted to marijuana? We review effective treatments and interventions for marijuana addicts here, as well as the steps for getting help.

Is my son or daughter smoking weed?

September 4th, 2014

There is no medical indication for use of marijuana in youth. So how can you tell if your kids is under the influence? We explore here.

Can you get high on marijuana?

August 31st, 2014

Yes, you can get high on marijuana. More on how psychoactive ingredients work in the brain to create euphoria, and MJ’s addictive potential here.

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Can you overdose on marijuana?

August 25th, 2014

Yes, you can overdose on marijuana (THC). Signs of overdose include nausea, vomiting, hallucinations, or acute paranoia. More here on how to address marijuana overdose and its complications.

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How long does marijuana last?

July 19th, 2014

A typical high from smoking marijuana lasts about 2 hours. However, psychomotor impairment can persist, even after the initial high effects are gone. More on duration of action and effects of marijuana here.

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What is marijuana used for?

July 12th, 2014

Marijuana can be used recreationally or medically. More on marijuana’s uses AND its effects on the body here.

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Physical addiction to marijuana

January 19th, 2014

Physical dependence on marijuana manifests as withdrawal symptoms upon cessation of use. What else characterizes this condition? And how is it different than addiction? We explore here.

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Marijuana overdose: How much amount of weed to OD?

January 2nd, 2014

Can marijuana cause overdose? Yes. Symptoms include mental impairment and distressing emotional states, such as paranoia, hallucinations, and disconnection from reality. More on how much marijuana it takes to overdose in this article.

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