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Marijuana can harm teen’s brain development: Start the Conversation! – a message from Health Canada

  For information on how to talk to your teen about drugs try the Talking About Drugs toolkit Learn more about health risks of marijuana use

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Risks related to buying drugs online – A message from Health Canada

Did you know that buying drugs online may put your health at serious risk? This is especially true if you order prescription drugs without being examined in person by a health care practitioner. While some Internet pharmacies are legitimate, many … Continue reading

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Marijuana use can cause panic attacks or hallucinations – a message from Health Canada

True or false… Marijuana use can cause panic attacks or hallucinations? The answer is… true! Also called mari, weed, pot, cannabis or haschisch, marijuana, like other illegal drugs, affects our brain, our judgment and our personality. Short and long-term risks … Continue reading

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