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16% of 10th graders had used marijuana in the past 30 days. 22% of 12th graders had used in the past 30 days.
~ 2014 Arizona Youth Survey
Teens who use marijuana weekly were 2x as likely to develop depression as a young adult
~Harvard Medical Study
NOPAL is a community-driven coalition focused on educating
and preventing substance use and abuse by adolescents.
What’s Your Reason
For the Parents
Study Links Casual Marijuana Use to Changes in Brain
NIDA for Teens: National Institute on Drug Abuse
Teen Use of Marijuana Linked to Schizophrenia
4/11/2015 Sunnyslope Art Walk
4/20/2015 - Youth Bowl Out - A Drug Free Event: What's Your Reason?
Use of synthetic marijuana is on the rise
FYI: The Marijuana Policy Project sponsored voter intiative to legalize marijuana has now collected...
Have you received your early ballot in the mail for the primary elections in August? If not, there is still time...
Online retailers found to be the main source for youth purchasing fake id's...
Not My Kid offering free drug tests to parents as a part of their Back to School campaign. Find where to get one...
US teens are choosing marijuana over cigarettes, study shows...
More on the campaigns to legalize marijuana in AZ...
The importance of talking with your kids about marijuana...
FYI Marijuana Policy Project releases the presidential candidate report card...
Please take some time to review. This is from the Arizona Chamber of Commerce who has officially positioned...
Alarming number of child deaths in AZ are directly related to marijuana...
AZ Chamber of Commerce comes out opposed to marijuana legalization...
New marijuana patch on the market -contains CBD's and some THC but has little psychoactive properties....
Big news for preventionists in AZ!...