Clearing the Smoke on Cannabis: Respiratory and Cardiovascular Effects of Cannabis Smoking [report]
Reviews research about the effects of smoking cannabis on the cardiovascular and respiratory systems (heart and lungs). Findings of the report include that cannabis smoke contains many of the same chemicals as tobacco smoke, emerging evidence that quitting cannabis smoking can reverse some of the n…
Rapid Access to Addiction Medicine and Withdrawal Options
Date: August 11, 2020, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m., EST Speakers: This webinar will explore the impact of COVID-19 on access to addiction medicine and withdrawal options. More details to be released soon. Speaker: Dr. Ginette Poulin, Clinical Lead, Canadian Research Initiative in Substance M…
Canadian Substance Use Costs and Harms (2015–2017) [report]
This report provides a summary of key findings about the costs and harms of substance use in Canada from 2015 to 2017. Data include the costs of various substances such as alcohol, tobacco, opioids and cannabis. The data are also broken down into four categories: healthcare costs, lost productivity…Learn more
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