Did you Know?

Cannabis

Did you know that cannabis affects developing brains more than adult brains? During a person’s teenage years, their brain is developing and moulding, therefore, it is best to avoid using a lot of cannabis or using it regularly for a long time. A lot of cannabis use as a teenager can increase problems from anxiety and it can also affect their memory and attention.

While cannabis is the most common illegal drug tried, it is uncommon for teenagers to use it regularly.

Watch this video for some facts about cannabis.

Key Tips

Smoking a lot of
cannabis can
affect your health
Stop if you start to
feel unwell or
uncomfortable
Don’t smoke
and drive