Latest topics
» POOFness for MAY 27: When We All Believe
Yesterday at 11:52 pm by 4-truth

» France....some good news
Yesterday at 10:10 pm by PurpleSkyz

» HAARP Ring Over CA! HUGE Pyramid Discovered Alaska?
Yesterday at 8:40 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Video Footage of Glass / Crystal Pyramid on the Moon Proof the Library of Alexandria has been Found
Yesterday at 8:39 pm by PurpleSkyz

» SCARY CONNECTION To Underground Booms?..
Yesterday at 8:36 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Tropical Cyclone "Mekunu" slams into Oman as strongest in recorded history, dumps nearly 3 years' worth of rain in one day
Yesterday at 7:19 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Cleaning up garden bed...PT4, PT5 and PT6
Yesterday at 7:01 pm by Consciousness Of Economic

» UK Protesters Flood the Streets to Demand the Release of Imprisoned Journalist Tommy Robinson
Yesterday at 5:14 pm by bs4ever

» CROP CIRCLE 2018 - Cerne Abbas, Dorset 26 MAY 2018
Yesterday at 12:39 pm by PurpleSkyz

» IT’S OFFICIAL, MUSIC DOES MAKE YOU SMARTER
Yesterday at 10:51 am by PurpleSkyz

» US Marines sent to explore the Three Ancient Pyramids discovered in Antarctica
Yesterday at 10:28 am by PurpleSkyz

» Guerilla Gardeners Are Grafting Fruit Onto City Trees
Yesterday at 10:24 am by PurpleSkyz

» Scientists Explain How Intuition May Be The Highest Form of Intelligence
Yesterday at 10:19 am by PurpleSkyz

» New FBI Files Show Feds Gave Billionaire Pedophile Epstein Freedom in Exchange for ‘Information’
Yesterday at 10:18 am by PurpleSkyz

» The Mystery Beneath (Baltic Sea UFO )
Yesterday at 10:00 am by PurpleSkyz

» The Metaphysical Journey- A Discussion with Aug Tellez and Aurora
Yesterday at 9:56 am by PurpleSkyz

» N. Korea Isn’t What you Have Been Told
Yesterday at 9:45 am by PurpleSkyz

» NIBIRU News ~ Compilation Of PLANET SIGHTING in Oregon plus MORE
Yesterday at 9:36 am by PurpleSkyz

» Up Close And Personal With The Great Sphinx At Giza
Yesterday at 9:33 am by PurpleSkyz

» UFO News ~ UFO Triangle Filmed Over Rio Oro, San Jose plus MORE
Yesterday at 9:22 am by PurpleSkyz

» RIP Moonwalker Alan Bean - died 26 May 2018
Yesterday at 9:08 am by PurpleSkyz

» Impressive footage of massive tsunami-like dust storm in Yemen
Sat May 26, 2018 11:02 pm by PurpleSkyz


You are not connected. Please login or register

Out Of Mind » FEEL GOOD ~ BODY & MIND » CANNABIS & NATURES MEDICINALS » As Cannabis Use Goes up, Addiction Rates Go Down

As Cannabis Use Goes up, Addiction Rates Go Down

Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

PurpleSkyz

avatar
Admin
As Cannabis Use Goes up, Addiction Rates Go Down



In the last few years, the opinions in the US about cannabis use has shifted significantly. More people are pushing for it to be legalized either for medical or recreational use. Much of this is due to the amazing reports coming out about the seemingly miraculous healing effects that the plant has had especially when it comes to cancer patients.
Extracts from cannabis have been used to help people who are sick, disabled, suffering from chronic pain, for the treatment of tumors and in curing cancer.
Right now 23 states have made medical marijuana legal and 4 states including Washington DC have legalized it for recreational use.
Is Cannabis Use on the Rise because of its new found popularity?

The increase of marijuana use makes us wonder if recent public acceptance is a factor or not. According to a new study from JAMA psychiatry not only has marijuana use doubled in the last 10 years but they found that it is because of the positive light of approval that we now have as a society for it.
From 2001 to 2002 4.1% of adults admitted to using cannabis sometime within the last year.  By the year 2012-2013 that number had grown to around 9.5%.
With almost 10% of adults in the US using cannabis, there has been some concern about abuse and addiction becoming a concern.  What is incredible about this plant, is that even though there is a growing number of users this same batch of statistics showed that dependency and abuse of cannabis has significantly decreased.
Using the AUDADIS-5 system researchers from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism found that cannabis dependency (addiction), and abuse had dropped from around 35.6% back in 2001-2002 to 30.6% in 2012-2013.
Stepping out of Fear and Into Awareness about this Natural Plant
If what they found is accurate then that leads us to suspect that the US has stepped outside of the drug propaganda and fear about cannabis is going away.  This long overdue move will help resolve a problem that has long since plagued this country.

Not only can we reduce the prison population but we can stop arresting the hundreds of thousands of people for possession each year saving countless taxes.
Cannabis has many different uses that would boost the economy as well since it can make many things from paper and clothing to bricks for build material. Perhaps the US is finally waking up to the benefits of this natural plant.
Do you agree that cannabis should be legalized and used to help this nation?  Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.
Sources

Disclaimer: All information, data and material contained, presented, or provided on WorldTruth.Tv is for educational purposes only. It is not to be construed or intended as providing medical or legal advice. Decisions you make about your family's healthcare are important and should be made in consultation with a competent medical professional. We are not physicians and do not claim to be. Any views expressed here-in are not necessarily those held by WorldTruth.Tv


Thanks to: http://worldtruth.tv



  

Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum