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The facts about marijuana

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Marijuana -- Juvenile literature., Marijuana abuse -- Juvenile literature., Marijuana -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Juvenile litera

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Statementby Ted Gottfried.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesDrugs, Drugs (Benchmark Books (Firm))
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LC ClassificationsHV5822.M3 G68 2005
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Pagination109 p. :
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Open LibraryOL3290566M
ISBN 100761418067
LC Control Number2004005578
OCLC/WorldCa54694560

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An eye-opening report from an award-winning author and former New York Times reporter reveals the link between teenage marijuana use and mental illness, and a hidden epidemic of violence caused by the drug—facts the media have ignored as The facts about marijuana book United States rushes to legalize cannabis.

Recreational marijuana is now legal in nine states. Almost all Americans believe the drug should be legal for /5(). The book also dives into the top 10 myths about marijuana, offering facts and authoritative opinions that debunk common misconceptions and stereotypes.

Author Julie Holland is an assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at the NYU School of Medicine. This book begins in Indian psychiatric hospitals in the nineteenth century and covers years of history and science: the first glimpses of the marijuana-psychosis connection, prohibition, and the way the legalization lobby turned the debate, the modern research that locked down the link between marijuana and schizophrenia, and finally the ISBN:   A former New York Times reporter and now a best-selling author, Alex Berenson has an important new book, Tell Your Children: The truth about marijuana, violence and mental & Schuster will publish and release it on January 8, Indeed Berenson’s book promises to confirm the facts that we’ve been warning about: the marijuana-psychosis links; that pot use often makes.

The second edition of this critically acclaimed and award-winning text provides a comprehensive overview of the psychiatry and neuroscience of Cannabis sativa (marijuana).

It outlines the very latest developments in our understanding of the human cannabinoid system, and links this knowledge to clinical and epidemiological facts about the impact of cannabis on mental health. As legalization becomes a reality, this book candidly offers necessary facts and authoritative opinions to a society steeped in marijuana myths, misconceptions, and stereotypes.

JULIE HOLLAND, M.D., is a psychiatrist who specializes in psychopharmacology and a clinical assistant professor of psychiatry at NYU School of s: Marijuana Fast Facts and Fact Sheets.

Related Pages. Fast Facts. Marijuana is the most commonly used illegal drug in the United States, with approximately million users each month. 1; Research shows that about 1 in 10 marijuana users will become addicted. Marijuana Myths and Facts. Along with learning about marijuana facts, it’s always interesting to unearth the truth about popular marijuana myths.

From the science behind how weed works to marijuana’s effects, here are a few popular marijuana myths debunked. Myth: People can get high from eating raw marijuana. Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug in the country.

Inmillion Americans aged 12 or older were current marijuana users.2 Marijuana use is widespread among adolescents and young adults. While the previous decade had several years of increased marijuana use, most measures of marijuana use have.

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The mental consequences of marijuana use are equally severe. Marijuana smokers have poorer memories and mental aptitude than do non-users.(5) Recent studies on young adults that smoke marijuana, found abnormalities in the brain related to emotion, motivation and decision-making.(6).

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Got Gottfried, Ted. The Facts About The Facts About Marijuana. Marijuana Myths, Marijuana Facts: A Review of the Scientific Evidence is a book about the medical effects of cannabis, and related U.S. drug control policy, written by Lynn Zimmer and John P. ofZimmer was a sociology professor at Queens College.

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Marijuana Myths, Marijuana Facts book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Book by Lynn Zimmer, John P.

Morgan/5. Marijuana use can have negative and long-term effects: Brain health: Marijuana can cause permanent IQ loss of as much as 8 points when people start using it at a young age.

These IQ points do not come back, even after quitting marijuana. Mental health: Studies link marijuana use to depression, anxiety, suicide planning, and psychotic episodes.

His father, the Harvard psychiatrist Lester Grinspoon, is considered the “grandfather of medical marijuana” and wrote a book about the history and cultural use of medical marijuana in the s; there’s even a marijuana strain in Europe named after him.

His brother used marijuana while battling leukemia, too. In “a brilliant antidote to all the false narratives about pot” (American Thinker), an award-winning author and former New York Times reporter reveals the link between teenage marijuana use and mental illness, and a hidden epidemic of violence caused by the drug—facts the media have ignored as the United States rushes to legalize cannabis.

This is another book specifically about growing marijuana. It is more than pages and has more than a thousand color images in its many pages.

It claims to be the most complete marijuana cultivation book on the market, and it was most recently published in The first edition, The Indoor Bible, came out in and was a bestseller right. Marijuana, also known as cannabis or pot, has a long history of human use.

Most ancient cultures didn’t grow the plant to get high, but as herbal medicine. With that being said: 6% of all studies of marijuana analyze its benefits for health purposes. The State University of New York at Albany and the Oxford University Press released findings that marijuana’s medical properties were traced back as far as B.C.

“Tell Your Children: The Truth About Marijuana, Mental Illness, and Violence” is an intensively researched and passionate dissent from the now prevailing view that marijuana is relatively harmless.

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The book is a “bullhorn” (his word) for scientists and physicians whose research has, he argues, been drowned out by the triumphal cheers of. Discover librarian-selected research resources on Marijuana from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more.

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A response to the booklet, New Facts About Marijuana () One of our readers, Mr. William Wellman, disagreeing with my suggestion that marijuana should be legalized mailed to me a booklet, “New Facts About Marijuana,” published by the.

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Marijuana is a very popular drug with young people. However, that doesn’t mean that all teens are using marijuana, despite the increasing ease of access due to legalization and normalization.

Marijuana — often known as ‘weed,’ ‘pot,’ or ‘grass,’ among other nicknames — is a product of the hemp plant, Cannabis sativa. The Facts about Marijuana by Ted Gottfried,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Ted Gottfried.

This book begins in Indian psychiatric hospitals in the nineteenth century and covers years of history and science: the first glimpses of the marijuana-psychosis connection, prohibition, and the way the legalization lobby turned the debate, the modern research that locked down the link between marijuana and schizophrenia, and finally the.

Top Weird and Interesting Facts and Stories About Marijuana With million people around the world using cannabis, it’s no surprise that the green plant is a hot topic. From the reefer madness of the s to the medical marijuana movement, cannabis always seems to find a way to the front page.

Learn the basic facts behind marijuana, including its history and changing legal status, medical uses, signs of abuse and dependence, treatment options, prevention tools for parents, and much changing legal and social attitudes towards marijuana use, both medicinal and recreational, what are the basic facts we need to know about the health effects and potential dangers of marijuana use?

Alex Berenson, author of the new book "Tell Your Children: The Truth About Marijuana, Mental Illness and Violence," believes there's plenty of evidence that today's high-strength cannabis is.

As more people feel comfortable discussing the actual facts about marijuana, the falsehoods that dominated much of the 20th century are dissipating from the zeitgeist.