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Baby Talk | Babies and marijuana are not a good mix

Babies and marijuana are not a good mix. When I ask mothers why they smoke marijuana they tell me: it helps my appetite, I was anxious, I was having trouble sleeping, it made me feel better. They don’t seem to understand that there is another person being affected by their ingestion or smoking of marijuana.

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How to improve your memory

Have you ever been embarrassed because you couldn’t remember the name of a new acquaintance, not just once, but several times with the same person? How about parking your vehicle in a store parking lot to go shopping, and then having to search the lot because you couldn’t remember where you parked? Have you gone into a room to get something, but forgot what it was?

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