Parents who have lost their child to marijuana addiction, mental illness and death are partnering with medical professionals and scientists to warn their fellow citizens. MomsStrong encourages any concerned parents to place public awareness ads and/or write letters to the editor of their local paper. We need to educate our communities about the risks and harms of cannabis. Only our personal experiences can turn the public against the drug that is doing so much harm. Here are just a few examples of what some parents have done.