Vermont Medical Society Resolution on CBD

VERMONT MEDICAL SOCIETY RESOLUTION Regulation of Cannabidiol (CBD) Proposed Amendment for VMS Council, Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019 WHEREAS, safety concerns exist for prescribed federally-regulated cannabidiol (Epidiolex) including: hepatocellular injury and necrosis,  hepatic toxicity and histologic evidence of necrosis, suicidal behavior and ideation, somnolence and sedation,  hypersensitivity, drug interactions, and possible risk of DNA damage and

Medical Societies Oppose Legalizing Marijuana

Massachusetts Prevention Alliance Issues Critique of Marijuana Policies Vermont Mental Health Commissioner Issues Statement More testimony from Mental Health Commissioner of VT supporting harms of marijuana to mental health. New Study in Lancet on Pot Psychosis Link Advice for Parents. Be Uncool. More Proof Cannabis Causes Mental Illness Dr Niall Campbell, a consultant psychiatrist at



Some Heavy Cannabis Users Experience Withdrawal After Quitting Twelve percent of frequent marijuana smokers experience cannabis withdrawal symptoms as defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-5 (DSM-5), according to researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and Columbia University Irving Medical Center. The symptoms include emotional, behavioral and physical symptoms.

Cannabis Use Disorder

Cannabis Use Disorder A common diagnosis, particularly in states with a commercial marijuana market, is cannabis use disorder. According to Wikipedia: “Marijuana use and abuse has symptoms that affect behavior, physical, cognitive, and psychosocial aspects of a person’s life. Symptoms include agitation, bloodshot eyes, challenges in problem solving, and paranoia. Cannabis use is associated with

Warn Your Teens: What is in Cannabis

CBC Reports: What is in Today’s Weed? Testing the Chemicals in Cannabis The Canadian Broadcasting System came to Colorado in 2016 to conduct research on the brain changes wrought by marijuana. Your family needs to know this information!

ER Doctor Says Join the Fight Against THC Marijuana

Webinar: Marijuana in the Emergency Room     Karen Randall, ER physician in Pueblo, CO presents at the SAM Summit (Atlanta) 4-5-18, this is her presentation, “join the fight against THC marijuana” Karen Randall, M.D. is an ER physician at Parkland Medical Center, Pueblo, CO. Opinion Editorials by Dr. Karen Randall Read Dr. Randall’s Open