A compilation of accurate, science-based information that addresses the public health and safety impacts of marijuana in our community.
The Adverse Effects of Marijuana (for healthcare professionals)Source: California Society of Addiction Medicine.
Screening and Assessment of Cannabis Use DisordersSource: University of Washington, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute.
Treating Youth Substance Use: Evidence based practices and their clinical significanceSource: University of Washington, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute.
Youth Marijuana Use: State of the Science for the Practicing ClinicianSource: Current Opinion in Pediatrics.
Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Relieved by Compulsive BathingSource: National Center for Biotechnology Information.
Marijuana Use is Associated with Behavioral Approach and Depressive Symptoms in Adolescents and Emerging AdultsSource: National Center for Biotechnology Information.
Splendor in the Grass? A Pilot Study Assessing the Impact of Medical Marijuana on Executive FunctionSource: National Center for Biotechnology Information.
The Public Health Framework of Legalized Marijuana in ColoradoSource: American Journal of Public Health.
Evidence-Based Marijuana InformationSource: California Society of Addiction Medicine.
Dare to Delay? The Impacts of Adolescent Alcohol and Marijuana Use Onset on Cognition, Brain Structure, and FunctionSource: Frontiers in Psychiatry.
Marijuana Use: Detrimental to YouthSource: American College of Pediatricians.
Animal Study Shows Harmful Effects of Secondhand Smoke even before PregnancySource: Science Daily.
Health Policy, Planning and Evaluation
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County cannabis ordinances adopted in December 2016.
Cannabis Legislation & PolicyIncludes federal, state, and city laws, regulations and ordinances.