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Marijuana at school: Loss of concentration, risk of psychosis

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1 in 5 young people between 15 and 24 years of age report daily or almost daily use of cannabis. The media reports that it is safer than alcohol and tobacco and many teens believe it is safe. There is, however, a clear connection between heavy marijuana use and early-onset psychosis. Studies also show that is damages academic performance, especially on developing brains. Legalization of recreational marijuana is going to complicate messaging and we're here to help. If you have questions, or your teen has questions, we're here to help and provide guidance without judgement.


 

Click here to read about the effects that Colorado faced after five years of pot legalization.

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Riverside Medical Clinc is located on the third floor of the Riverside Health Centre Building. Our Physicians are here to service your medical needs.
Riverside Medical Clinc PO Box 1990
180 Riverside Drive East
Drumheller, Alberta
T0J 0Y0
Phone: 403-823-5000
Fax: 1-403-961-0016
 
 

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