Facts & Statistics about Marijuana
Consequences of Youth Marijuana Use
Centers for Disease control and prevention. https://www.cdc.gov/marijuana/health-effects.htm
Iowa Drug Control Strategy and Drug Use Profile. Annual Report, 2021. https://odcp.iowa.gov/sites/default/files/documents/2020/10/2021_iowa_drug_control_strategy_and_drug_use_profile.pdf
Smart approaches to marijuana: https://learnaboutsam.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/SAM-Long-Website-Kevin-Sabet.pdf
Johnny’s Ambassadors is a non-partisan, non-profit, grass-roots alliance of individuals and organizations around the globe concerned about the harms of youth marijuana use. We are parents, coalitions, impacted family members, healthcare professionals, teachers, and nonprofits who seek to reduce youth marijuana use through education, prevention, and awareness. We use evidence-based, scientific research and experts to teach the impacts of today’s high-THC marijuana on youth mental illness and suicide ideation. Our allied organizations come together to save the lives of our youth, and Johnny’s Ambassadors actively promotes their activities.