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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...
Louis Trevisan, M.D. has been named the new CSAT director at SAMHSA. Dr. Trevisan is a board-certified Addiction Psychiatrist with extensive experience in substance use and mental disorders treatment with a special focus on the older adult population. Prior to joining...
The most significant change to cigarette labels in 35 years may be coming to consumers, if the FDA gets its’ way. The proposed rule, “Required Warnings for Cigarette Packages and Advertisements,” would require, once finalized, new health warnings to promote greater...