How can I stop smoking marijuana?

Glad you asked. Marijuana anonymous is a group which can help [www.Marijuana-anonymous.Org] also there are professionally-run intensive outpatient groups that provide ongoing recovery support. These help provide tools for dealing with life other than smoking marijuana.

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How long should I stop smoking marijuana before general anesthesia?

Stop anyway. Despite legalization and differing opinions unless for a medical reason, and still i suggest caution, do not use pot. It is far from refined and controlled. The amount of thc must be low and cannabinoids standardized and then further tested before considered safe from a neurotransmitter point of view. How often do you use benadryl (diphenhydramine)? Pot and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can cause cognitive problems. Dec bcp effect ? Read more...
How about now? Would now be good for you? Smoking anything is giving your lungs extra toxins to deal with, not to mention brain effects of marijuana. Depending on frequency of use, your urine could be positive for several months -- but you want to be as healthy and clear as you can be, before general anesthesia. Read more...

How can I get my family member to stop smoking marijuana?

Find reason to stop. Changing any behavior is hard. The starting point is to find at least one reason to change. Recreational drugs are highly enjoyable. Therefore, they are very difficult to stop. Imagine you have a favorite hobby. What would it take for you to give it up? First step in helping someone quit drug is to help the individual find motivation to quit. You can try yourself or seek professional help. Read more...

Before surgery when should you stop smoking marijuana?

At least 8 weeks . before surgery. THC stays in body fat a long time, so it depends on your size, BMI, dose & duration. Tell your anaesthesiologist. Drug sensitivity or interactions can occur. Inhalant Marijuana causes respiratory problems. Swelling of the uvula that " dangles" from the soft palate ^es risk of post-op airway obstruction. ^ed Carbon Monoxide decreases blood oxygen & impedes post-op healing. . Read more...

I am a marijuana addict. I cannot stop smoking weed. I have tried to quit for weeks and failed. I need help.

Go to doctor. Look up addiction doctors online near your home and make an appointment. They will be able to treat you with medication and therapy. If is very difficult to treat addiction on your own. There are also NA programs that are helpful. Good luck! Read more...

I had a spontaneous pneumothorax one month ago. They said to me that it should stop smoking, my question is if besides the cigarette also I have to leave the marijuana.

Any action. That induces negative pressure in the chest, a condition that is caused by deep inhalation, would pre-dispose you to develop pneumothorax. So, yes, no one can force you to stop smoking marijuana, but your chances of recurrence is high unless you stop smoking it. Read more...
Stop. Risk factors for primary and secondary spontaneous pneumothorax (sp) include: smoking (including marijuana). Lung inflammation is also thought to be important. Smokers have increased numbers of inflammatory cells. Studies in patients show degree of inflammation correlates with the extent of emphysematouslike changes (elcs). Read more...
I've seen a. Number of patients become paranoid when using marijuana. The docs at the amen brain clinics see brain changes also. Please try to use another route to relaxation, e.g., cardiologist herbert benson's relaxation response book and technique. Peace and good health. Read more...

How do I get help to not stop smoking marijuana cause it helps my depression and anxiety?

Marijuana. Treating the depression/anxiety with psychotropic medications plus cognitive therapy, is more beneficial in the long-run than self-medicating to treat symptoms. Schedule appointment with mental health professional. U will be glad u did. Read more...
Not yet in MA. The laws in some states near you are moving in the direction you'd like, but it's still not legal even in maine where it is close to a pproval of medical marijuana for specific conditions with a prescription. So, do whatever you can to help pass laws in ma or move to one of the few places that are leading the nation on this issue. Good luck! Read more...