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Talking to Your Kids About Cannabis

Talking to Your Kids About Cannabis

People of all ages use cannabis, with the prevalence of the substance only increasing in Canada since it’s been legalized. Young people have always turned to marijuana for a variety of reasons: peer pressure, curiosity, anxiety, depression, and more. But now more than ever, cannabis and other substances are more accessible to youth. In some Talking to Your Kids About Cannabis

Marijuana and its Effects on Mental Health – Psychosis

Marijuana and its Effects on Mental Health - Psychosis

With all of the recent conversation about the legalization of marijuana in Canada, it is important for families to understand the potential side effects of marijuana usage. Even though this substance is widely used, there is growing concern about the health risks that are associated with cannabis. How Mental Health is Affected By Marijuana Use Marijuana and its Effects on Mental Health – Psychosis

Can Cannabis Really Help Anxiety?

Can Cannabis Really Help Anxiety?

Anxiety can be a debilitating condition that interrupts a person’s daily responsibilities. In some cases, the anxiety can reach the point where it conflicts with a person’s relationships, work duties, school assignments, and more. So, it is easy to understand why a person suffering from anxiety would turn to any solution to relieve the discomfort Can Cannabis Really Help Anxiety?

Drug Addiction

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Drug Addiction Opioids Opioids are a class of powerful, addictive drugs that are typically medically prescribed for patients with chronic pain. The class includes illegal drugs like heroin and synthetic opioids like fentanyl. The class is also predominantly made up of pain relievers that are legally available by prescription, such as oxycodone (OxyContin), hydrocodone (Vicodin), Drug Addiction

What Is An Enabler?

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Enabler: one that enables another to achieve an end; especially: one who enables another to persist in self-destructive behaviour (such as substance abuse) by providing excuses or by making it possible to avoid the consequences of such behaviour. – Merriam Webster Dictionary   Enablers often perceive themselves as rescuers. Anyone can be an enabler, including an addict’s parents, What Is An Enabler?