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Cannabis Information from the University of Alberta

Community Supports On Campus:

Addiction Services - Adult Counselling- 780-427-3736

University of Alberta Substance Use Landing Page

University of Alberta Cannabis Awareness Page

 

Community Supports Off Campus

 

Information from governments and government agencies

Government of Canada: Cannabis in Canada: Get the Facts

Health Canada Cannabis Website

Cannabis Impairment: Government of Canada

Statistics Canada: Cannabis Stats Hub

The AGLC Cannabis Pages

Cannabis legalization in Alberta (Government of Alberta)

City of Edmonton Cannabis Legalization

Alberta Health Services DrugSafe Cannabis Website

The Government of Alberta Cannabis Framework and Legislation

 

More about cannabis and cannabis use

Canada's Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines (Canadian Research Initiative in Substance Abuse)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Marijuana and Public Health

 

Information from news media

When Adolescents Give Up Pot, Their Cognition Quickly Improves (National Public Radio, Oct 30, 2018)

U of A Cannabis Policy Leads by Example (Edmonton Journal October 12, 2018)

Canadians who smoke cannabis will be barred from the US, says official (the Star)

Canada isn't ready for legal weed (Maclean's)

Greenhouse, the alumni magazine of the Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences: Researchers' Roles Emerge In Cannabis Industry, p. 30

Expect marijuana legalization this summer: Trudeau. Global News, March 14, 2018

Canada Marijuana. HuffPost Canada

Maclean's Ranking of Canadian universities by marijuana use of students

CBC: Marijuana was criminalized in 1923, but why?

Leafly is billed as the largest cannabis website in the world

 

Information from the University of Alberta

Services for students and staff seeking health advice