Two Armed Raids Within 30 Days
BENICIA, Calif. ( KRON) – A STIIIZY dispensary in Benicia was burglarized for the second time in a month on Saturday, and local leaders will hold a meeting next month to address public safety around these burglaries, according to the Benicia Police Department.
Teen Substance Abuse Rose During Covid
“We are going through a social experiment with marijuana with no guardrails,” Khan said. “There are four times as many people smoking or taking marijuana. So it’s the children who are suffering, adolescents especially. In some instances, marijuana is easier to access than tobacco for teenagers now…”
As the COVID-19 pandemic hit one of its most dangerous peaks in 2021, nearly half of young people in the U.S. had a substance use or mental health disorder, a federal survey found. A psychiatry expert says that easier access to illicit drugs and the government’s mishandling of “black box” labeling for psychiatric prescriptions were major contributing factors to the crisis.
Dr. Russell Kamer: Young people have grown up only hearing that marijuana is medicine. It is an intoxicating, addictive drug with a lot of problems.
The public safety warning (on right) recently ran in the Wall Street Journal by a group of concerned doctors. It was published on November 6 and 7th, 2021.
With national cannabis legalization poised to be introduced in the Senate, states that legalized recreational marijuana 10 years ago are now studying the public health implications of a variety of new high-potency products amid questions about a possible link to psychosis. The newer products are called marijuana concentrates and are commonly known as wax and shatter.
Brilliant OpEd on Marijuana and Gun Violence
As a family physician filling the gaps in our substance use and mental healthcare system, I cheered President Joe Biden when he announced his new plan to expand mental health and drug abuse treatment services in his State of the Union address. With Beto O’Rourke campaigning as the “healthcare…
Illegal marijuana farms take West’s water in ‘blatant theft’ – ABC News
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People Magazine reports the Johnny Stack Story
His mother Laura stack is warning the public about high potency marijuana products, dabbing and vaping.
On the night Johnny Stack decided to take his life in November 2019, he drove his car to the top floor a six-story parking garage near his home in Lone Tree, Colo., turned off the engine and sat there staring at the numbers on his odometer.
Aubree Adams Opinion Runs in USA Today
The US national newspaper is finally paying attention to the victims of marijuana, like Aubree and her family.
I absolutely loved living in Colorado. Family-oriented Pueblo is the state’s best-kept secret. Lake Pueblo, Pueblo Mountain Park and Devil’s Canyon are perfect places to hike. We lived in an old Craftsman home in the historic district, with a beautiful garden and wonderful neighbors. I felt like I was living in a dream.
Mom Who Lost Daughter to Marijuana-Impaired Driver Speaks Out
Corinne LaMarca-Gasper Asks for Politicians to Reject Marijuana Banking
I received the worst news a parent can get nine years ago: my 22-year-old daughter had been killed in a car crash. Even more heartbreaking was the fact that my daughter’s death could have been avoided if the other driver hadn’t been high on marijuana.