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Novel Tx Helps Men Quit Cannabis, Reduces Withdrawal

daily treatment with the long-acting fatty acid amide hydrolase (FAAH) inhibitor PF-04457845 led to fewer cannabis withdrawal symptoms and less cannabis use in men compared with placebo, Deepak Cyril D'Souza, MD, of the VA Connecticut Healthcare System in
MedPage Today
added Dec 7, 2018 15:08
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Secondhand Pot Smoke Can Harm an Asthmatic Child

A 6-year-old boy with severe asthma wasn't responding to the usual treatments. It was only when family members stopped smoking marijuana at home that his breathing got better, according to his doctor. The boy's case shows that exposure to secondhand pot
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 29, 2018 23:06
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[Massachusetts] Coming, but not so soon: cannabis cafes

Cannabis cafes where consumers could enjoy marijuana together may be coming to a small number of Massachusetts cities and towns chosen to participate in a Cannabis Control Commission pilot program, marijuana regulators said Tuesday — though they cautione
Boston (MA) Globe
added Oct 12, 2018 00:38
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[UK] Experts threaten public health body over link to drink industry

Hundreds of top academics have threatened to stop advising Public Health England unless it abandons plans to work with the alcohol industry... Leading experts in drinking, smoking, obesity and cancer, whose work underpins official policies, say they are l
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 11, 2018 17:27
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[New York] How Higher Standards is turning smoking into a high fashion commodity

Higher Standards, a brand and retail concept shop whose flagship store opened in New York City’s Chelsea Market in 2017, purports to be for the smoking connoisseur...But as marijuana continues to surge into the mainstream with growing appeal and lessenin
Mic
added Oct 3, 2018 07:27
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Pot-smoking mothers may have THC in breast milk for days

Low levels of chemicals in marijuana like THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) can linger in breast milk for up to six days after nursing mothers use the drug, a U.S. study suggests. Marijuana is the most commonly used illegal drug among pregnant and breastfeeding
Reuters
added Aug 30, 2018 20:32
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[California] Public Health Oriented Comments on State Cannabis Regulations from PHI

Dear Colleagues, As promised, attached are model comments for your organizations to use in response to the proposed regulations put out by the Bureau of Cannabis Control...undermine local control and the autonomy of California cities and counties to pro
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 22, 2018 23:59
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[Europe, UK] A year living in London? You might as well smoke 251 cigarettes says new study which compares global cities' air pollution levels to harm caused by tobacco

After crunching the numbers, researchers drew parallels between air pollution and smoking cigarettes – based on the level of fine particulates – and found that enjoying a few days in Prague or Istanbul was the equivalent of smoking four cigarettes.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 11, 2018 22:57
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TRUMP’S PLAN TO MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN INVOLVES GIVING HIS CONSTITUENTS CANCER

is considering a proposal—a “significant new-use rule”—that says manufacturers of asbestos products would have to inform the agency prior to an asbestos-containing item going to market, in order to give the E.P.A. time to evaluate its risks. But, shocker
Vanity Fair
added Aug 11, 2018 15:17
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Marijuana Viewed Favorably by Most Americans

81.2% agreed that exposure to secondhand marijuana smoke is somewhat or completely unsafe for adults; 91.7% said it was unsafe for children. 92.1% agreed that marijuana use is unsafe during pregnancy.
MedPage Today
added Jul 26, 2018 00:26
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