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What is THC?

Perhaps you’ve wondered, what is THC? THC stands for Tetrahydrocannabinol. It’s one of the chemicals that makes cannabis affect the brain. You can find it in marijuana and in medications like Marinol. Medical Use of THC Marinol is a medicine that sustains appetite in people with diseases such as HIV/AIDS and cancer. It can also…

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Early Intervention for Addiction

Millions of individuals living in the United States abuse prescription opioid medications. For many, the abuse begins after doctors prescribe opiates for pain relief, often following a surgery or injury. These medications offer effective short term relief when patients use them in small doses. The problem is that some people take them in large doses…