The Burden of Cannabis Use Disorder (CUD) Among Youth

The Vermont Public Health Association has adopted a policy on cannabis, which includes limits on THC. The Vermont Public Health Association (VtPHA) supports significant and ongoing funding to uphold a comprehensive, evidence-supported system of cannabis use education, prevention, screening, intervention, treatment and recovery. There should be a focus on decreasing risk factors for cannabis use and increasing factors protective against youth cannabis use, cannabis misuse and associated mental and physical illnesses.

To read more, you can read the public policy position here: https://vtpha.org/Youth-Cannabis-Use

For more information on the International Academy on the Science and Impact of Cannabis, and to join, please visit www.IASIC1.org.

Visit the IASIC Library here (https://iasic1.org/library/). The IASIC Library is intended as a user-friendly reference of the published medical literature.

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