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Can Paramedics Be the First Step in Addiction Treatment?

Can Paramedics Be the First Step in Addiction Treatment?

A recent headline highlighting New Jersey as the first state to authorize paramedics to start addiction treatment at the scene of an overdose, prompted Open Minds Director of Market Intelligence, Athena Mandros, to explore the concept further. In her article, she...

Neurobiological Consequences of Adolescent Cannabis Use: Study

Neurobiological Consequences of Adolescent Cannabis Use: Study

About one in five Canadian adolescents uses cannabis. Neuroscientists have been researching the effects of cannabis on the adolescent brain. Adolescence is associated with the maturation of cognitive functions, such as working memory, decision-making, impulsivity...