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VERMONT DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH RELEASES SCATHING REPORT ON MARIJUANA’S HEALTH IMPACTS AS LEGISLATURE MULLS LEGALIZATION – PREDICTS 12th GRADE MARIJUANA USE TO INCREASE BY 10% IF VERMONT LEGALIZED MARIJUANA
Press Release by Smart Approaches to Marijuana:The report also predicts a near 30% increase in emergency room visits due to marijuana if the state legalizes FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 12, 2015 Contact: Jeffrey Zinsmeisterjeff@learnaboutsam.org+1 (415) 680-3993 [MONTPELIER, VT] – Today the Vermont Department of Health released a grim report on marijuana, Health Impact Assessment: Marijuana Regulation in Vermont, outlining…
January 1, 2016 / 64(50);1378-82Rose A. Rudd, MSPH1; Noah Aleshire, JD1; Jon E. Zibbell, PhD1; R. Matthew Gladden, PhD1On December 18, this report was posted as an MMWR Early Release on the MMWR website (http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr). The Center for Disease Control has released a report on the increased Drug and Opioid Deaths in the United States. Overdose and death from Opioid medications has…
Via The Las Vegas Review JournalBy Wesley Juhl and David FerraraLas Vegas Review-JournalClick Link For Full Article:http://www.reviewjournal.com/news/las-vegas/suspect-strip-crash-killed-1-injured-dozens-tests-positive-marijuana
See the Full Article below By :Caroline Bleakley | firstname.lastname@example.org Published 12/30 2015 09:39AM Updated 12/30 2015 10:07AM Reporting for 8 News Now Las Vegas http://www.lasvegasnow.com/news/driver-in-fatal-strip-crash-tested-postiive-for-marijuana
Via USATODAYArticle by Sadie Gurman, Associated Press 5:36 p.m.EDT April 2, 2014 See the Full Article Below…http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/04/02/marijuana-pot-edible-death-colorado-denver/7220685/
An Article From Time Magazine – OnlineBy Bonnie Rochman @brochman May 28, 2013“More Kids Accidentally Ingesting Marijuana Following New Drug Policies, Thanks to more relaxed laws for medical marijuana users — and with the first states legalizing recreational pot — Junior may be more likely to ingest marijuana in dangerously high doses.”http://healthland.time.com/2013/05/28/more-kids-accidentally-ingesting-marijuana-following-new-drug-policies/
MYTH VS FACT >>>>> MYTH <<<<< >>>>> FACT <<<<< Marijuana is not addictive Marijuana is Natural, therefore it is safe Legalizing Marijuana Will Reduce Crime You Cannot Overdose On Marijuana Marijuana is Medicine I smoked Marijuana and I am fine, why should I worry about today’s kids using it? Marijuana is…
Child Abuse Prevention Month T-Shirt Contest Create a Design and email your submission to Preventchildabusenevada@univ.org All Submissions Due by December 4th
Soroptimst 3rd Annual Quarter Auction Tomorrow Nov. 14, 2015Appetizers and NON-Hosted Bar – 6 pm Auction – 7 pm 3rd annual Quarter Auction- To Benefit Fallon Youth Club and Anti-Bullying Efforts in Churchill County Scholarships for Local Women!
Be sure to stop and check out the Downtown Merchants Association’s 7th annual Maine Street SPOOKtacular and Nevada Day Celebration!! Oct. 31st From 4-7 pm on Maine Street Lots of Fun for the WHOLE FAMILY! Food, Family, Candy and Games!