Pre-contemplator QA Post Category: Cannabis

What are some signs that my cannabis use might be a problem?

People use cannabis for many different reasons. Some people may find that their cannabis use is stopping them from enjoying day-to-day life. It’s important to remember that using cannabis is not risk-free. Here are a few signs that cannabis use may be a problem: You are unable to complete what is needed at work; you […]

What’s the risk of second-hand cannabis smoke?

Cannabis smoke, including second-hand cannabis smoke, is harmful.  It has many of the same harmful chemicals as tobacco smoke.  Some studies have shown second-hand cannabis smoke is even more toxic to cells in your body than tobacco smoke. There is no known safe level of exposure. If you are exposed to second-hand cannabis smoke in […]

What effect could cannabis have on my body?

Cannabis contains many different types of chemicals, however, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is the main active chemical in the cannabis plant that gives people who use it a ‘high’. THC affects brain areas that control memory, concentration and coordination. Cannabidiol (CBD) is an active chemical in the cannabis plant that can be used for medicinal purposes with […]