Factsheets

NCPIC has an evidence-based factsheet for every cannabis-related topic – browse through or find the one most relevant to your needs.

Cannabis and the law

https://ncpic.org.au/professionals/publications/factsheets/cannabis-and-the-law/

Updated 06 March 2015

Is marijuana (or cannabis) legal in Australia?

Parental monitoring

https://ncpic.org.au/professionals/publications/factsheets/parental-monitoring/

Updated 24 February 2015

Research shows that parental monitoring can have an impact on drug-taking in young people.

An overview of
medical cannabis

https://ncpic.org.au/professionals/publications/factsheets/medical-cannabis/

Updated 29 July 2015

The medical cannabis debate has been escalating in Australia for several years. This factsheet touches on some of the research conducted, and highlights where further research is needed.

Bongs and water pipes

https://ncpic.org.au/professionals/publications/factsheets/bongs-and-water-pipes/

Updated 29 July 2015

Many people believe smoking a bong is a safer option than a joint. This factsheet provides insights into possible harms.

Asthma and cannabis

https://ncpic.org.au/professionals/publications/factsheets/asthma-and-cannabis/

Updated 29 July 2015

Smoking cannabis is not good for our bodies. Research shows it can increase asthma symptoms and make breathing more difficult.