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Marijuana Position July10

Marijuana Position July10

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Published by: Sheree Krider on Jan 11, 2011
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AAP

American Academy of Pediatrics

ACS

American Cancer Society

ADAM

Arrestee Drug and Alcohol Monitoring

AMA

American Medical Association

BBC

British Broadcasting Company

BMA

British Medical Association

CADCA

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America

CB1

Cannabinoid Receptor 1: one of two receptors in the brain‘s
endocannabinoid (EC) system associated with the intake of food and
tobacco dependency.

CBD

Cannabidiol, one of the cannabinoids found in marijuana

CMCR

Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research

DASIS

Drug and Alcohol Services Information System

DEA

Drug Enforcement Administration

EMCDDA

European Monitoring Center for Drugs and Drug Addiction

FDA

Food and Drug Administration

HIV

Human Immunodeficiency Virus

INCB

International Narcotics Control Board

IOM

Institute of Medicine

IOP

Intraocular Pressure

LSD

Diethylamide-Lysergic Acid

MS

Multiple Sclerosis

MTF

Monitoring the Future, an annual survey conducted by the University of
Michigan on youth drug use

NHTSA

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

NIDA

National Institute on Drug Abuse

NMSS

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

NORML

National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws

NSDUH

National Survey of Drug Use and Health

ONDCP

Office of National Drug Control Policy

TEDS

Treatment Episode Data Set

THC

Tetrahydrocannabinol, the main psychoactive substance found in the
marijuana plant

USSC

United States Sentencing Commission

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