New Book on Marijuana and Mental Illness, Violence

New Book on Marijuana and Mental Illness, Violence

New book will update the public on marijuana’s role in our mental health crisis. Former NY Times Writer Delves into Dark Side of Cannabis MomsStrong applauds the release of an important new book, “Tell Your Children: The Truth about Marijuana, Mental...
Marijuana Triggered my Son’s Psychotic Break

Marijuana Triggered my Son’s Psychotic Break

   Dear Members of Congress, I live in Vermont. I am an advocate against the legalization of Marijuana. Someone once said that the hottest place in Hell is reserved for the people who during times of critical debate kept their opinions to themselves. I think it’s...
Did my brother’s teen pot use lead to his schizophrenia?

Did my brother’s teen pot use lead to his schizophrenia?

 Because pot is being legalized in more and more states, many young people assume it must be safe. However, when used by people whose brains are still developing (up to age 25), there is an increased risk of developing a mental illness. Recent studies have shown this...