Study Suggests Teen Sleep Issues Lead to Cannabis Use and Binge Drinking

Factors including sleep timing and sleep duration in teens and young adults are associated with an increased risk of cannabis use and binge drinking, according to recently published research. An abstract of the study, “Self-Reported Sleep and Circadian Characteristics Predict Future Substance Use: A Longitudinal Analysis from the NCANDA Study,”…

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Cannabis Can Help Help Reverse Damage Caused By Binge Drinking

Cannabis Can Help Help Reverse Damage Caused By Binge Drinking Scientists Say America’s Drinking Habits Are A Public Health Crisis The American population has a dangerous infatuation with booze, and that’s no secret. A 2018 survey of over 34,000 adults revealed that an alarming 40% of them consume too…

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Psychologist Believes Cannabis On Campus May Control Binge Drinking

Psychologist Believes Cannabis On Campus May Control Binge Drinking Canada:  University of British Columbia clinical psychologist Zachary Walsh says that he doesn’t think school campuses will see big changes once recreational cannabis is legalized, reports CBC News. Walsh is currently working with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research to study…

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Party like it’s a retirement party? Big increases in older Americans’ marijuana use, drinking

Published: Dec 19, 2016, 5:52 pm • Updated: Dec 19, 2016, 7:44 pm By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post I wrote last week on how fewer teens are using drugs or alcohol than at any point in the past few decades. Indeed, while anti-drug PSAs still encourage parents to talk…

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Drinking Alcohol Is 114 Times More Dangerous Than Smoking Weed

Alcohol Vs. Weed Some might say it’s common knowledge that, at least regarding adverse health outcomes, marijuana is safer than booze. But who knew it was this much safer. According to a new study, drinking alcohol is 114 times more dangerous than smoking weed. The law-enforcement line, according to which marijuana is unsafe,…

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