Drug Free America Foundation Celebrates Red Ribbon Week and National Substance Use Prevention Month!
We had the pleasure of partnering with More2Life and celebrating Red Ribbon Week with students at Pizzo Elementary School in Tampa, Florida. During each grade level PE periods, we conducted interactive sessions where the students eagerly participated as they learned about the importance of making good choices and strategies to overcome peer pressure.
Studies have linked marijuana use during pregnancy with a number of adverse health effects on the developing child such as low birth weight, fetal growth restriction, preterm birth, increased NICU admission, stillbirth, and later development of problem behaviors and mental health conditions in middle childhood which is continued into adolescence and young adulthood.
New video from Marijuana...Know the Truth campaign highlights new research linking higher teen and young adult marijuana use and mental health conditions to marijuana legalization.