Marijuana Addiction Related Topics

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Marijuana Related Topics

Workplace Drama and Legal MarijuanaLaws concerning legal marijuana use and the workplace are in conflict in Colorado, and the end result is that everyone is baffled about how to proceed.
Marijuana and Depression: How Cannabis Affects DepressionThe effects of marijuana can cause relaxation and stimulation, but how does it impact your mood? The relationship between cannabis and depression.
Marijuana and PTSDPeople who have PTSD also tend to have low levels of anandamide and certain components of marijuana may be able to raise their levels.
Does Marijuana Cause Schizophrenia?People wonder if there are links between marijuana and schizophrenia, so what’s the truth? Does marijuana cause schizophrenia?
Teens Smoking PotWhile smoking weed or pot (marijuana) has some serious implications, disciplining your child may not be the best way to proceed. Teens are notorious for grinding in their heels against any authoritarian action.
Long-Term Effects of CannabisCannabis, commonly called marijuana, is a psychoactive drug that produces mind-altering effects. Derived from the Cannabis sativa plant, marijuana contains over 400 chemicals, the most notable being THC (delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol) -which is the main chemical ingredient that produces the psychoactive effects.
Taking Marijuana While PregnantIf you are pregnant or are considering becoming pregnant and wonder if you can smoke marijuana or "weed" while pregnant, set up a meeting with your doctor.
Marijuana Addiction Self-Assessment QuizWondering if you're addicted to marijuana? This 12-question quiz can help you understand marijuana addiction and your specific risk of it, as well as how to get treatment.
Marijuana and OCDDepending on someone’s specific OCD symptoms, they may find marijuana helpful in reducing symptoms.
How to Quit Smoking MarijuanaWeed is a popular mind-altering substance that people, especially teens and young adults, use regularly. Unfortunately, smoking weed can be harmful and addictive.
Marijuana and Drug MixingThe hundreds of chemicals in marijuana could interact negatively with other drugs. Learn the dangers of mixing marijuana with other substances.
Understanding Marijuana Edibles: A Story of Munchies and MayhemUnderstanding marijuana edibles is something of a mix between urban legend and actual science; using science we decided to break down the barriers...
Could a Component of Cannabis Be Used to Treat Addiction?Addiction is a powerful disease that strikes across every known demographic group.
4/20: Myths, Facts and Fair WarningCannabis connoisseurs the world over celebrate 4/20. But is being high worth the hype? Learn more here or make your marijuana addiction history by calling The Recovery Village today.
Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome (CHS)Regular, long-term marijuana use can result in the excessive vomiting caused by cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome.
Types of WeedDifferent types of weed that have varying effects on the body. Learn about the different types and the effects that they have.
Marijuana HotlinesNational, confidential and 24-hour marijuana hotlines for those in the U.S. impacted by or struggling with marijuana addiction.
What You Should Know About Marijuana ConcentratesMarijuana concentrates have become increasingly popular in recent years. Learn more about street names and the risks associated with marijuana concentrates.
Body Dysmorphic Disorder and MarijuanaThough some people may be tempted to treat the symptoms of BDD with marijuana, evidence shows that doing so may worsen symptoms of BDD.
Marijuana and Blood PressureMarijuana can affect blood pressure in multiple ways. Learn how marijuana impacts your blood pressure here.
Marijuana and ZoloftWhat happens when someone takes Zoloft and marijuana at the same time? Here are the side effects and reactions can occur between these two substances.
Marijuana OverdoseCan you fatally overdose from smoking marijuana? No, but that doesn’t mean overconsumption isn’t dangerous. Learn the risks of ingesting too much.
The 11 Dangers of Marijuana EdiblesCompared to smoked marijuana, edibles can have more potent and dangerous side effects. Learn about the types of edibles and associated risks.
Marijuana & SeizuresCan marijuana cause seizures and worsen epilepsy? Or can it help prevent their symptoms? Learn the facts about marijuana and seizures.