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Contrary to popular belief, people can become addicted to cannabis. Continued, frequent and heavy cannabis use can cause physical dependency and addiction.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 30, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, cannabis use, cannabis health effects and risks, addiction to cannabis
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Learn about the effects of cannabis on mental health and brain development.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 30, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, cannabis use, cannabis health effects and risks, cannabis and mental health
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Impairment can last for more than 24 hours after cannabis use, well after other effects may have faded.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 30, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, cannabis use, cannabis health effects and risks, cannabis impairment, safety risk
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Services and information: Growing cannabis at home, consuming cannabis, safety, storage, possession limits.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Aug. 12, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, medical purposes regulations, medical document, personal use of cannabis
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Get the current facts about using cannabis for non-medical purposes during pregnancy and the health effects it can cause a growing child.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 30, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, cannabis use, cannabis health effects and risks, using cannabis before or during pregnancy
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The Cannabis Act sets out a system for the legal, strictly regulated production, distribution and sale of cannabis

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 12, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, a licensed producer, industry roles and responsibilities
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How to access cannabis for medical purposes.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 24, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, a licensed producer, medical purposes regulations, medical document
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This guide provides information on the requirements of the Cannabis Act and Cannabis Regulations related to voluntary recalls of cannabis and cannabis products.

Last Updated: Mar. 25, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 30, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, recalls, guide, cannabis act, regulations
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The Cannabis Act came into force on October 17, 2018. Since that date, new regulations have replaced the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR). Some changes have been made to improve patient access.

Last Updated: Mar. 23, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 9, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, licensed producer, medical purposes regulations, medical document
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Learn how to access cannabis for your medical purposes from licensed producers under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR).

Last Updated: Mar. 23, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 20, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, medical purposes, authorizing the use of cannabis, licensed producer, medical purposes regulations, medical document
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