I spent the Christmas holiday period, from December 20 until today, January 6, covering for my colleagues. This means that I had many days at the hospital catching up on paperwork and doing some therapy work with patients that I would not usually have time for. Such days are valuable for trying out new techniques. …

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Often when I speak with parents and youth about the cognitive problems that can arise because of using marijuana, they focus on the long term impact. Parents, and even teens, are worried about permanently decreased cognitive functioning because of marijuana use – and rightfully so. When I remind them that there are immediate cognitive effects …

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It seems to be difficult to find good books about marijuana. When you look at the selection, the most popular books seem to be aimed at gourmet cooks looking for this year’s marijuana flavor trend, or sufferers interested in how medicinal marijuana can help your rheumatism and backaches. If you’re a parent looking for guidance, …

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