Medical group warns against teen use of marijuana
Ammerman claimed that many parents might think that if they use it cautiously and they are fine, then their kids might also use marijuana since it is benign and it does not trigger addiction.
Sue Scheff, a parent advocate who works with children in at-risk communities, says she's heard from plenty of kids who say, "Well, it's legal, so it must be OK". "Teenagers are at a critical time of brain development and they have lifelong impacts from marijuana during adolescence", Dr. Stephen Patrick, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, said.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is urging doctors to protect children from the harms of marijuana as the nation becomes increasingly tolerant of the drug's use.
Fox News Interview With Fake Expert on Sweden Further Baffles Swedes
Rasmus Eljanskog, a spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said nobody by this name worked at the ministry. In an email to " Dagens Nyheter ", he said he was "unaware of the allegations" and therefore could not comment.
Southern hemisphere rugby stars arrested for allegedly buying cocaine in Paris
Williams played for the All Blacks 77 times in his decade-long global career, which ended in 2012. They were expected to be held in custody for up to 24 hours, the source added.
Patent For A Wearable Battery Charger Technology For The Apple Watch Published
When used to make calls, the watch only lasted three hours while it lasted about six and a half hours when used to play music. The patent, although filed by Apple in 2015, received approval on February 2 this year from the U.S.
In the U.S., legalization and the growing industry for medical and recreational marijuana have paved the way for dramatically more potent pot than the contraband stuff that older generations recall from their youth. "To not use substances in front of their children to model behaviors they want to see in their children", says Patrick.
The drug has been legalized (PDF) for recreational use in eight states and for medical use in 28 states. In addition, many states have reduced penalties for the recreational use of marijuana; criminal penalties have been reduced from felonies in some cases to misdemeanors or infractions.
Studies have been conducted in adults to research the potential therapeutic effects of the class of chemicals known as cannabinoids (the active compounds in marijuana) administered either as a pharmaceutical preparation or as marijuana leaves, distilled oils, or edibles and drinkables. Some of those problems include addiction, depression, dulled sensory awareness, and declines in attention spans and problem-solving skills. These effects may contribute to unintentional deaths and injuries among adolescents, especially those who drive after using marijuana.
India Q3 GDP growth seen slowing to about 6% on demonetisation
The CSO also retained its full-year growth forecast of 7.1%, against 7.9% in the financial year that ended in March 2016. Most economists, meanwhile, are forecasting growth for this year of between 2 percent and 2.5 percent.
Senate confirms billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as commerce secretary
Mr Ross has indicated he will step down from his position as Vice-Chair of the bank to avoid any potential conflicts of interest. Ross has also sought to ease concerns about whether the White House would try to politicize climate science.
Trump asks NASA to study feasibility of crew on rocket's flight
A crewed mission, under the existing plan, will fly aboard the SLS/Orion system on the EM-2 mission sometime in 2021. That flight, Exploration Mission 1, or EM-1, is scheduled for November 2018.
Ronald Koeman insists Everton can still secure Champions League place
We have to find a place to score and move the ball well. "I'm sure we have one to come". Everton manager Ronald Koeman: "If you are sloppy they will punish you for that".
Rickie Fowler breezes to 65, 4-shot lead at PGA National
It shouldn't be surprising, because Europeans have played well in the event, especially since it moved to PGA National in 2007. The transition from YouTube trick-shot artist to PGA Tour pro is not always an easy one, but Bryan has handled it with grace.
Homs attacks aim to spoil Syria peace talks: United Nations envoy
He called them "act of political terrorism". "The UN should prioritize the struggle against terrorism", Jaafari said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group reported at least 14 people were killed.
Jets Will Release Nick Mangold
Mangold was the Jets' second first-round pick - fellow lineman D'Brickashaw Ferguson was the first - in 2006 out of Ohio State. He will finish his tenure with the Jets as a two-time Pro Bowl selection and two-time first-team all-Pro team member.
Ersan Ilyasova traded to Hawks for Tiago Splitter, per report
The Hawks sit in the No. 4 spot in the Eastern Conference exiting the All-Star break. He is averaging 14.8 points and 5.9 rebounds in 56 games for the 76ers.
Mobile promises big LTE boost from 5GHz Wi-Fi frequencies ars_ab.settitle(1046541)
T-Mobile said tapping into the newly available spectrum will help it deliver faster "gigabit LTE" to more people, too. Just keep in mind that you're going to need a device that supports LTE-U in order to take advantage of its benefits.
'Unfair': Hundreds of thousands out of pocket as penalty rates cut
Except for the fast food area, the Sunday penalty rates have not been brought to the same level as Saturday penalty rates. Fast food workers will have their Sunday penalty rates reduced to their Saturday rates.
Feb 28 2017