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Secondhand Marijuana Smoke?

November 24, 2014  /  The NIDA Blog Team

You may have heard the phrase “contact high." But studies show that very little THC is exhaled back into the air when a smoker exhales. Read More »

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"Marijuana: Breaking Down the Buzz" Helps Clear Up the Confusion

November 17, 2014  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Younger people are beginning to view marijuana as "okay" or "normal." It reminds us of tobacco nearly 100 years ago—and not in a good way. Read More »

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Marijuana “Edibles” Make Candy Complicated

November 10, 2014  /  The NIDA Blog Team

A single serving of a marijuana edible can’t have more than 10 milligrams of THC in it. But there can be up to ten servings in the product. Read More »

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Does Marijuana Make You More Creative?

November 03, 2014  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Some marijuana users says its mind-altering effect—the “high”—makes them feel more creative, but it’s actually an illusion. Read More »

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Be a Friend to Man’s Best Friend: Keep Marijuana Away From Your Dog

October 27, 2014  /  The NIDA Blog Team

A recent study in Colorado showed that 4 times as many dogs were treated for marijuana poisoning in 2010 than in 2005.  Read More »

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