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Hidden in Plain Sight

-Octavia Marsh said Hanover Cares was featured in a story aired on the Richmond news-NBC12 for their “Hidden in Plain Sight” event; Read More  

The 411 on 420: Is Marijuana Legal in Your State?

The 411 on 420 Is Marijuana Legal in Your State Created By: PeopleFinders

Hanover Cares Coalition gets National Recognition

  Coalitions in Action: Hanover Cares Coalition Hosts Event to Encourage Parent-Youth Conversations In February 2018, Hanover Cares Coalition hosted an inaugural event called Cafe Conversations, an event designed for middle school youth and their parents to encourage communication about tough subjects relative to substance use, social media, bullying, mental health, and just how hard…
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SAM (Smart Approaches to Marijuana)

Dear Friends– This is breaking news you need to know about. A big study just came out: Pot users are more likely to have abused opioids and have an opioid use disorder than non-marijuana users. The marijuana industry is pushing the lie – that happens to coincide with more profits in their pockets – that…
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National Survey Shows Soaring Marijuana Use Among All Americans 12 and Older; Heavy Use Also on the Rise National survey highlights jump in pot use among young adults in era of marijuana legalization; Almost twice as many adolescents regularly use marijuana than cigarettes

(Alexandria, Va., September 7, 2017) – Every day, 7,000 new people try marijuana for the first time — a figure far greater than trends seen in the early 2000s, according to the most comprehensive survey on drug use released today by the federal government.   The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) also found the number…
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The Marijuana Report

Marijuana and Alcohol Negatively Impact Lifetime Achievement in Young Adults Researchers from the University of Connecticut Health Center studied data from 1,165 young adults who took part in the Collaborative Study on the Genetics of Alcoholism. People in the alchol study were assessed at age 12 and then every two years over a span of…
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