Marijuana Podcast Episodes
Marijuana: Acceptance of marijuana is sweeping across America. There is a growing number of states legalizing recreational cannabis and movements to decriminalize possession and sale of smaller amounts are gaining support. How should Christian’s think about this drug in today’s society? In this episode, Dr. Aaron Plattner provides some very welcome biblical discernment. He discusses what THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol) are and reviews their effects. He also talks about the impact of marijuana on brain development in adolescents, high potency THC, and the potential of triggering psychosis.
Dr. Aaron Plattner’s talk at the 2018 AC Medical Fellowship on Does Marijuana Have a Role for Medicinal or Recreational Use.
PDF Handout also available.
Slang terms for cannabis include: pot, weed, grass, reefer, dope, ganja, and herb.