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"Cannabis use is now legal for adults, but it does have health risks.
If you use non-medically, you can make informed choices for safer use."

Last Updated: Jun. 21, 2019
Date Published: Oct. 12, 2018
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, health risks, safety, legal
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Choosing legal cannabis helps to protect you and your loved ones from avoidable health risks.

Last Updated: Jun. 27, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 27, 2022
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, legal cannabis infographic, legal-and-illegal cannabis, choose legal cannabis, reduce your risk
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While cannabis is legal in Canada, illegal products are still being sold and consumed in Canada. Learn to recognize the differences between legal and illegal cannabis, and find out why it matters.

Last Updated: Jun. 27, 2022
Date Published: May 4, 2022
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, legal-and-illegal cannabis, choose legal cannabis, reduce your risk
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Canadians want the facts. Their question to experts: Are there any risks of cannabis use?

Last Updated: Jun. 27, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 18, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Are, there, any risks, ofcannabis use, cannabis questions, answered, Q&A with described-video
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Tips to lower your risks when consuming cannabis, either inhaled or ingested.

Last Updated: Jun. 28, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 14, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Cannabis, lower your risks, risks of consuming-cannabis, inhaled or ingested
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Alcohol use is common among young adults (18 to 25). Some young adults engage in heavy drinking, which poses risks to their health and wellbeing. This page offers tips on how young adults can reduce their risks when drinking alcohol.

Last Updated: Feb. 1, 2023
Date Published: Nov. 18, 2022
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  alcohol use, young adults, reduce risks
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Canadians want the facts. Their question to experts: What are the risks of driving high? Find out the response.

Last Updated: Jun. 27, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 19, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  risks of driving-high?, cannabis questions-and-answered, Q&A with described-video
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Information you need to know to help manage your cannabis licence. Includes links to how to renew or update your licence, request a change or report a change to your licence and apply for an export or import permit.

Last Updated: Jun. 28, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 28, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Manage cannabis licence, renew cannabis licence, update cannabis licence, request-a-change to your-licence, export-or-import permit
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Cannabis contains substances that affect the brain and body, including delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD). THC causes the intoxicating effects of cannabis. CBD is not intoxicating but can still have effects on the brain.

Last Updated: Jun. 27, 2022
Date Published: Jun. 10, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis-and-your-health, effects of cannabis, delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, THC, cannabidiol, CBD, intoxicating effects-of-cannabis, cannabis effects-on-the-brain.
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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
Formats: HTML
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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