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GLOBAL: Proscribing Pot Physician Proved Profoundly Correct on Cannabis Curse!

Eight years ago, this obituary of  Dr Gabriel Nahas appeared in Reason.com by a pot advocate. https://reason.com/2012/07/12/gabriel-g-nahas-who-warned-us-to-keep-of/ “Nahas led a group of researchers who testified that marijuana may cause lung damage, birth defects, genetic abnormalities, shrinkage of the brain, impairment … Continue reading

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USA: ‘Ganjapreneurs’ Frothing at the Mouth, and not just from Toxic Weed Either!

Mike Crapo wisely puts children before cannabis profits Washington Examiner – January 28, 2020 The Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act has prompted a green rush in the halls of Congress. In the first nine months of 2019, the marijuana … Continue reading

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USA: Legalizing Pot Has Lethal Consequences!

WILL JESSE BULLARD’S DEATH WAKEN THE PUBLIC TO DANGERS OF LEGAL POT? Toddler’s death highlights how marijuana use becomes abuse Jesse James Bullard’s sweet smile lit the world of all those with whom he came in contact, but he lost his … Continue reading

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USA: S.A.M – Weed Wacking Roundup!

News Roundup February 2020 Here is a brief rundown of marijuana news as well as an update on what we have been up to over the last month.     New Study: Marijuana Impaired Traffic Deaths Doubled in Washington State … Continue reading

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Nigeria: As Goes Drug Use, So Goes Mental Health – Increase one and the other follows!

‘Access to psychoactive substances fuelling increase in mental cases’ February 2, 2020 DR Jide Raji, a psychiatric consultant (with specialty in Forensic Psychiatry) works with the Federal Neuro-psychiatric Hospital, Yaba, Lagos. He is of the opinion that mental health disorder … Continue reading

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Alaska: Shhhush! Don’t include Weed in Survey!

Substance misuse cost Alaska about $3.5 billion in 2018, study says JUNEAU — Substance misuse in Alaska cost the state about $3.5 billion in 2018 in resulting health care, productivity loss, criminal justice, traffic accidents and other services, a yearlong … Continue reading

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USA: Help Prevent Pot Pernicious Propaganda that is Harming Your Communities

Dear Community Care and Advocate, Marijuana legalization is threatening public health and safety across the country. But these truths are hidden and distorted by the commercial marijuana industry. SAM’s flagship publication is our annual Impact Report that curates data from … Continue reading

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USA: Washington State Drug Driving Doubles Since Legalization Weed

New Study: Marijuana Impaired Traffic Deaths Doubled in Washington State Following Legalization  (Alexandria, VA) – Today, a new study released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found the percentage of drivers in Washington State involved in fatal car crashes testing positive for … Continue reading

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USA: S.A.M. Kicking Goals Against Big Tobacco 2.0 – Big Pot!

Yesterday was a big day for SAM. Our state affiliates and allies held press conferences in three states, to call on state lawmakers to seriously evaluate the dangers of marijuana legalization. In New Mexico, our new affiliate in the state, … Continue reading

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Global: Want the Word of What Weed is Really Doing? This Course is For EVERYONE!

ONLINE COURSES ANNOUNCED FEBRUARY 9, 2020 MEDIA “…To further enhance your knowledge, personal development and ability to assist in marijuana prevention efforts.” Paula D. Gordon, Ph.D. is an Educator, Writer, Strategist, Online Publisher (including http://GordonDrugAbusePrevention.com ), and Instructor of three online courses offered by  … Continue reading

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