According to the National Centre for PTSD about seven or eight out of every 100 people will experience PTSD at some point in their lives. As for how many Canadians may be affected by this disorder…. A study found that Canada had the highest rate of PTSD of the 24 countries included in the study […]
Mental Health Week is here, and CMHA #mentalhealthweek2019 is May 6th -12th. This year the focus is on reducing the stigma of #mental illness and promoting good mental health for all Canadians. Also the importance of feeling connected to community, finding healthy ways to cope with stress and enjoying life more! We’re getting ready to […]
World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizing efforts in support of mental health.
More and more (anecdotal) evidence that medicinal Cannabis can be used to treat mental health issues…. The individuals in the following short video are treating their anxiety & depression and other health issues with medicinal cannabis successfully, as well as allowing them to get off of conventional meds and have a much better quality of […]
While we don’t yet know the long-term effects of treating anxiety and related disorders with medical marijuana, there are very real benefits of its use that have already been documented. Cannabis can be used on an “as needed” basis rather than the continuous daily dosage use required by pharmaceutical anti-anxiety medications. There are fewer side-effects […]