A comprehensive Australian study has just been released on cannabis.
The study highlights the increased potency of modern cannabis and its increased harms.
Cannabis is a gateway drug to other illicit drug use.
Cannabis is addictive and is difficult to rehabilitate causing relapse.
The study identifies the harms of cannabis use including psychosis, brain damage, cancer, cardiovascular damage and suppression of the human immune system causing increased illnesses.
Prenatal cannabis damage leaves babies with lifetime health problems.
Cannabis use can lead to suicide.
The study includes 15 full pages of scientific papers and recommends-
(Source: Cannabis – Suicide, Schizophrenia and Other Ill Effects can be downloaded from Drug Free Australia at www.drugfree.org.au).