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States with Adult-Use Pot Saw Decrease in Alcohol Use, No Increase in Teen Substance Abuse

Legislation legalizing adult-use cannabis has increased retail sales in Canada and the United States. Does not lead to an overall increase in teen drug abusediscovered a team of researchers. They…

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Study Shows Significant Brain Recovery Following Alcohol Abstinence

the study, Published in a magazine in August alcoholfocused on how long-term abstinence can reverse the effects of cortical thinning in the brains of people with alcohol use disorders. “Several…

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Study: As Cannabis Reform Spreads, Young People Still Try Tobacco, Alcohol First

It goes without saying that reforms and the spread of legalization for adult use over the past decade have changed the way we look at cannabis, making it more accessible.…

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Americans Say Cannabis Is Safer Than Alcohol And Cigarettes (And Less Addictive Than Technology)

Americans say cannabis is far less dangerous than opioids, alcohol and tobacco. According to new research Conducted last week by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and Morning Consult. The findings…

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U.S. Youth Ditch Alcohol for Cannabis in Record Numbers, Study Says

Young Americans are smoking more marijuana than ever before, but the same data show that they are also quitting their drinking habits, raising questions about whether society as a whole…

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Cannabis Had Highest Tax Revenue in Colorado and Washington Over Alcohol, Cigarettes

A new report from tax policy center Colorado’s cannabis tax revenue is seven times higher than alcohol’s, showing that Washington earned $559 million from cannabis-related taxes. Those two of her…

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Oregon Officials to Deploy Decoys to Catch Underage Weed, Alcohol Sales

The Oregon Liquor and Cannabis Commission (OLCC) will resume operations, sending underage decoys to cannabis and alcohol retailers, according to Sept. 15. press release. In some cities in Oregon, two-thirds…

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South Dakota Reservation Bans Alcohol, Allows Cannabis

One of the reservations in South Dakota, the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, does allow legal cannabis, although alcohol is still prohibited on the reservation. In 2020, the Oglala Sioux voted…

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Cannabis Use Associated with Reduced Alcohol Intake Among Treatment-Seeking Drinkers

Research on the medical benefits of cannabis has been delayed in the United States, but with the ongoing legalization of marijuana, more empirical evidence is being shared by the medical…

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