Substance Abuse Prevention/Mental Health Promotion
Social Determinants and Teen Pregnancy Prevention: Exploring the Role of Nontraditional PartnershipsHealth Promotion Practice, 2016 Addressing the social determinants of health (SDOH) that influence teen pregnancy is paramount to eliminating disparities and achieving health equity. Expanding prevention efforts from purely individual behavior change to improving the... read more
The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendations for ResearchThe National Academies of Sciences, Engineers, and Medicine, January 12, 2017 In one of the most comprehensive studies of recent research on the health effects of recreational and therapeutic cannabis use, a new report from the National Academies of Sciences,... read more
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