Vaping and Marijuana: It’s Not Ok
The United States Surgeon General emphasizes the health risks of marijuana use in adolescence and during pregnancy. Recent increases in access to marijuana and in its potency, along with misperceptions of safety of marijuana endanger our most precious resource, our nation’s youth. Learn more about how we can protect our youth and their future.
Because of the risks it poses to the lungs, the American Lung Association sites health impact concerns about tobacco/marijuana caused diseases as the result of e-cigarettes and marijuana use.
CDC is one of the major operating components of the Department of Health and Human Services. CDC conducts critical science and provides health information that protects our nation against expensive and dangerous health threats, and responds when these arise.
The Partnership at Drug Free provides outstanding prevention resources regarding how to talk with your child about marijuana use, as well as insight to teen brain development and behavior and how to connect with our teens.
Smart Approaches to Marijuana envisions a society where marijuana policies are aligned with the scientific understanding of marijuana’s harms, and the commercialization and normalization of marijuana are no more. Our mission is to educate citizens on the science of marijuana and to promote health-first, smart policies and attitudes that decrease