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Calls to the British Columbia Drug and Poison Information Centre on the Cusp of Cannabis Legalization

Topics: Cannabis
Poison centres in US States where cannabis was legalized or decriminalized reported an increase in calls about cannabis exposures compared to poison centres in states where cannabis remained illegal…
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Canada’s Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines: New Tools for Professionals

Topics: Cannabis
The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have teamed up to develop a new set of tools to support professionals to promote the use of the…
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Cannabis Edibles Roles & Responsibilities in Regional Health Authorities

Topics: Cannabis, Food
The NCCEH Environmental Health Seminar Series provides an opportunity for learning and knowledge exchange on a variety of environmental health topics. The seminars can be attended in-person or online…
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Conducting a Health Impact Assessment on Marijuana Legislation in Vermont

Growing at Home – Health and Safety Concerns for Personal Cannabis Cultivation

Topics: Cannabis
Personal cultivation as described by the Cannabis Act (2017) permits adults to cultivate up to four cannabis plants per household. This provision is intended to promote equity by facilitating access…
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Growing at Home – Health and Safety Concerns for Personal Cannabis Cultivation

This webinar is presented as part of the CPHA Cannabis Webinar Series.Personal cultivation as described by the Cannabis Act (2017) permits adults to cultivate up to four cannabis plants per household…
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Marijuana Edibles: Regulatory Updates, Risk Assessment and Public Health Messaging

Topics: Cannabis, Food
The next chapter in marijuana legalization is the introduction of commercially produced edibles with the first legal products expected to be on the shelves next month. The regulations appear…
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NCCEH Environmental Health Seminar

Topics: Cannabis, Food, Mould
The National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health invites you to attend the upcoming Environmental Health Seminar, which will highlight three student research projects from the BCIT…
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Public Health Ontario (PHO) - Grand Rounds: Municipalities and the Legalization of Cannabis

Topics: Cannabis
The upcoming legalization of recreational cannabis will have implications for municipal governments, their communities and for public health. This session addresses topical issues related to…
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Using Poison Centre Data as a Potential Surveillance Data Source

Poison centres receive and document calls from the public and professionals about exposure to a variety of substances. We identified over 1200 calls from BC residents related to exposure to cannabis…
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