Beat your weed addiction with St John’s Wort

There’s a misconception about marijuana that just because you’re not injecting it intravenously you’re not forming an addiction, but the fact is that you can become addicted to pretty much anything that alters your brain composition. While the addictive qualities of marijuana are relatively mild compared to other substances such as nicotine, you’re still likely to […]

Is It Time For Rehab? 4 Ways To Know It’s Time Your Loved Ones Need Help

Trying to distinguish a recreational activity from a full-blown addiction in a family member can be a difficult task. No mother, father, grandparent or relative wants to believe that the person he or she loves is out of control and needs professional help. However, such a person will need the family’s support if he or […]

Cannabis Use Linked to Ectopic Pregnancy

Giving up smoking weed has immediate benefits for pregnant women, improving the health of both the mother and the child they are carrying. Harmful gases such as carbon monoxide will clear from the body quickly, but it is important to bear in mind that smoking can cause problems from conception. According to the NHS Choices […]

Quit Weed using Meditation

Marijuana is the most used illicit drug in the world, having over 200 slang terms ascribed to it; pot, grass, Mary-Jane, and, of course, weed. Weed works in the brain, affecting and changing the chemistry to cause a range of different effects in the user; from mellow, giggling relaxation to taut, hungry paranoia. The active […]

Weed Makes You Stupid

A recent study concluded that teenagers that use marijuana are associated with reduced intelligence. A lot of research into cannabis has been political, superficial and quick to point the finger at drug users. However these researchers were at pains to do the job right. They followed more than 1000 people from their birth to age […]

A Holistic Approach to Giving Up Marijuana Smoking

Are you desperate to quit the harmful addiction of marijuana smoking? You will find that taking a holistic approach is the best way to achieve success – where success is measured in no further relapses of marijuana use and the enjoyment of a happy and fulfilling life. What is a holistic approach? It is one, […]

Lack of Self-Esteem and Weed

There is no doubt that marijuana effects different people in different ways. For me, smoking weed would definitely lower my sense of self-esteem. I used to feel great while I was smoking it – at first. But, as my smoking habit increased, I found it harder and harder to speak to other people while I […]

Lack of Self-Confidence

I get a lot of emails from people saying that they lack self-confidence. This is a common complaint amongst young people especially but it actually affects people from all age groups. About 10 years ago, I was living on my own in an apartment in London, UK. From the outside everything probably seemed fine. I […]

Weed and Porn Addiction

This is an extract from an email from Franco de Stefano (name changed) who wrote to us recently about his problem with marijuana and pornography. “I have been smoking weed since I was 16. At first it was just once or twice a week. But it soon became more regular. Nowadays, it’s pretty much all […]

How To Stop Smoking Weed

Although there is no physical withdrawal from marijuana, the psychological hold it has on you may feel tough to break. It’s easy to fall into the habit of smoking weed. It can be easy to quit too. If you follow some simple tips and are willing to make changes, you can stop smoking weed and […]

How to Stop Smoking Weed