Tagged: California

NEWS: Marijuana Marketing Affects Young People

Data from over 8,000 students show a potential link between exposure to medical marijuana marketing and marijuana use. In the United States medical marijuana ads appear on TV, billboards, medical dispensary store fronts and in newspapers. Young adults that viewed such commercials were found to be twice as likely to use marijuana or said they planned to use it in the future than those not viewing them…

BLOG: Social Media And Best Interest Of The Child

University of Southern California research confirms that what teens see online, they do. We as parents, teachers and policy makers need to ensure that our young generation continues to engage with us in the family, school and nation building. I hope, new Indian alcohol policy drafted by Ministry of Social Justice will ensure the social defense by way of banning the use of social media for brand promotion of alcohol directly or indirectly in India.