THC Edibles

Are THC Edibles Dangerous?

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 17, 2021Updated: March 31, 2021What are edibles? Edibles are often sweet treats that contain some type of cannabis product in them. THC edibles contain the psychoactive component of marijuana. This type of product can make a person high. CBD edibles do not have THC in…

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New Study Links Marijuana Use With Money Problems

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 13, 2016Updated: March 3, 2022A new study* published in the March 2016 issue of the journal Clinical Psychological Science found statistically significant links between heavy marijuana use and reduced socioeconomic status. The study, carried out at the University of California-Davis, with partial funding from the…

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Cannabis Use & Alcohol Problems: New Study Finds Connection

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 23, 2016Updated: March 3, 2022As marijuana continues to find legal and social acceptance throughout the nation, researchers are trying to determine the potential public health consequences. A new study from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health has yielded evidence that there is a significant…

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The Scourge of “Drugged Driving” Among American Youth

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 20, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018There are seemingly endless reasons for the importance of young adult treatment in North Carolina. One reason that may not receive the emphasis that it deserves, is ‘drugged driving’. Deaths among young people can be largely attributed to car crashes which…

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Marijuana Use May Have Impact On Offspring’s Heroin Susceptibility

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 6, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018The list of reasons for young adults addicted to marijuana to seek suitable experiential therapy in North Carolina is doubtless a long one, but an addition to that list could be the potential for offspring to have a heightened risk of…

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The Important Facts About Marijuana For Teens

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 24, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018Regardless of the widespread prevalence of drug addiction programs in North Carolina, it is far from the case that every teen smokes marijuana – indeed, only about 1 in 7 teens do. There has actually been a steep drop in the…

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National Drug Facts Week 2015 Educated Teens On Dangers Of Abuse

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 24, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018January 26 to February 1 2015 was the fifth annual National Drug Facts Week (NDFW) held, which helped teens, young adults and families learn the facts surrounding drugs and drug abuse, directly from the scientific experts. With sponsorship from the National…

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Self-Control Shields Urban Minority Youth From Drug Abuse And Depression

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 26, 2015Updated: May 7, 2021It should certainly interest many of those families considering young adult recovery programs to read the findings of recent research by Dr. Kerstin Pahl and colleagues at the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. The study found self-control among 14…

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How Marijuana Use And Mental Illness May Be Linked

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 26, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018If there is one explanation for the popularity of services offering mental health support in North Carolina among the families who may be concerned about the drug use of their teen or young adult, it is because of the correlation between…

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Marijuana Use May Increase Likelihood Of Nicotine Consumption

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 9, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018In news of relevance to anyone using the services of a young adult treatment center as well as their relatives and loved ones, research has recently been conducted suggesting that marijuana use may add to the pleasure experienced with tobacco use…