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GLOBAL: A COLORADO EMERGENCY PHYSICIAN writes to Doctors on Cannabis Harms!

Dear Doctors, who are mandated to do ‘No Harm’! My name is Karen Randall.  I am an emergency physician (also residency trained in pediatrics and family medicine).  I spent numerous years as an academic teaching physician at Henry Ford Hospital … Continue reading

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World Federation Against Drugs: December Newsletter

WFAD DECEMBER 2018 NEWSLETTER NewsletterDec2018

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Global: Big Tobacco Cashing in on Cannabis Carnage – But Who Will LOSE?

Big tobacco and big business are getting into bed with cannabis … big time Exclusive  Dec 17, 2018 A move by one of the largest tobacco companies in the United States to buy half of cannabis company Cronos for $US1.8 … Continue reading

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Global: Cannabis and Genetic Harms!

New study finds that marijuana can reprogram sperm genes The Verge December 20, 2018        We already know that cannabis lowers sperm count, but new research suggests that the drug actually causes genetic changes to the sperm itself … Continue reading

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Global: SKUNK and Cannabis Use Disorder

Cannabis users who start by smoking skunk up to five times as likely to become dependent, study suggests The Independent   December 18, 2018 3:23 AM Cannabis users whose first experience with the drug is with potent “skunk” strains are nearly … Continue reading

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USA – GLOBAL: PUBLIC HEALTH’S BIGGEST WINS AGAINST WEED!

Not only the US, but the entire planet owes SAM a great debt of gratitude – THANK YOU SAM!!! Public Health’s Biggest Victories Over Big Pot in 2018 Public health and safety advocates, including Smart Approaches to Marijuana Action (SAM … Continue reading

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USA: Kids Caught In Cannabis Chaos – Crisis!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 17, 2018 CONTACT: Pat Brogan Pat@learnaboutsam.org (703)-462-0530   Benchmark NIH Survey Finds Marijuana Use Significantly Higher Among 10th Graders, Vaping Also Significantly Increasing Tenth grade marijuana use up 10% versus two years ago; vaping marijuana is … Continue reading

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USA: Oregon ‘legal weed’ makes further waste of lives!

OREGON MOTHER LAMENTS THE HARMS BROUGHT ON BY LEGALIZING POT The availability of substances became rampant in the wake of legalization, and yes it was affecting our oldest son Trevor, now 16. The Slippery Slope Trevor moved beyond marijuana and … Continue reading

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Global: Big Tobacco 2.0 – Predicted, Posturing and now Producing

Potential Big Tobacco Acquisition Causes Cannabis Company’s Stock to Soar Stagnant cigarette sales have forced Altria Group Inc.’s Philip Morris USA to consider acquiring cannabis companies. 2003 file photo: Nell Redmond/Bloomberg NewsBLOOMBERG NEWS Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM)’s legalization opponent Kevin … Continue reading

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USA: Weed in Washington is a WORRY!

Don’t worry, just munch, blaze and bong on!!!! Pot laced chocolate chip cookies — and other products….. https://www.globalcannabisdispensary.net/shop/buy-weed-edibles-online/buy-cannabis-chocolate-chip-cookies-online/ State and National Contexts in Evaluating Cannabis Laws – A Case Study in Washington State Cannabis Use Among Patients at a Comprehensive … Continue reading

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