9th November 2018

Medical cannabis is now available on prescription

Medical cannabis is now available on prescription Working in a drug and alcohol rehab clinic, I am often asked for my opinion on whether or not this new development is going to be a ‘good thing’ for people’s health. I have to admit, I have a number of concerns about […]
18th September 2013

What are the Effects of Cannabis?

Synonyms of Cannabis Cannabis is known by various their names. These include; marijuana, pot, reefer, buds, grass, weed, dope, ganja, herb, boom, Mary Jane, joint, hash, blow, blunt and green. What are the Effects? Psychological: At a recreational level effects include relaxation, euphoria, relaxed inhibitions, disorientation, altered time and space […]
25th July 2013

Marijuana and Addiction

Many people have argued that marijuana is neither addictive nor a problem to the lives of those who use it. People argue that marijuana is different from other drugs. Chemicals refined and manipulated by man, marijuana is merely a herb which they smoke. People have commonly stated that it is […]
3rd April 2013

Marijuana / Cannabis is it an addictive substance?

Marijuana / Cannabis is it an addictive substance? A large proportion of people; many think it is simply a “harmless herb”, or “just a plant”. In reality it can have damaging long term effects, and have an addictive nature. One of the reasons why cannabis is seen as being a […]
2nd April 2013

Marijuana is it addictive?

Marijuana is addictive Many people view marijuana as being non-toxic in modern society, and many users of this drug think that it is also not addictive. This however is not true. When people first use marijuana, they may find that it induces a euphoric state. People find this so pleasurable […]
30th October 2012

Marijuana addiction

Marijuana addiction starts with people using marijuana in order to feel relaxed, to experience euphoria or to gain an altered sense of space and time. Whilst may people may try and experiment with marijuana, many can do so without becoming addicted. However, marijuana use is on the rise, therefore so […]
1st September 2012

Could cannabis use in young people permanently affect their IQ?

A report this week concludes that young people who smoke cannabis for years run the risk of a significant and irreversible reduction in their IQ. The study, conducted by an international group of researchers. Was based on findings from a sample of 1000 people in New Zealand. It found that […]
1st November 2011

Cannabis and Its Effects

Cannabis Synonyms marijuana, pot, reefer, buds, grass, weed, dope, ganja, herb, boom, gangster, Mary Jane, sinsemilla, joint, hash, blow, blunt, green, Cannabis and its effects Psychological: Cannabis used at a recreational level include the effects of relaxation, euphoria, relaxed inhibitions, disorientation, altered time and space perception, lack of concentration, impaired […]