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cannabis history explained: 5 facts to know

Cannabis History Explained: 5 Facts to Know

Marijuana, hash, ganja, weed, pot, etc. are the slangs used to describe the cannabis plant’s proportions. We have somewhat known cannabis since the dawn of humankind. It is one of the oldest psychoactive compounds...
drug regulation economic revival revolution


FLATTEN THE ECONOMIC CURVE The urgency for funding for our health system is at a premium in most peoples consciousness, what happens if there are lines of Ambulances waiting for infected to be processed. So far,...
cannabis proven to help insomniacs sleep


The results of a world-first study at The University of Western Australia have shown that medicinal cannabis can be used as a novel treatment for adults suffering from chronic insomnia. Around one in three Australians has regular...
1 in 10 women with endometriosis report using cannabis to ease their pain

1 in 10 women with endometriosis report using cannabis to ease their pain

Endometriosis is a chronic condition that causes pain, infertility and gastrointestinal symptoms. Joshua Resnick/Shutterstock Endometriosis is a chronic, inflammatory condition where tissue similar to the lining of the uterus is found outside of the womb....
3rd annual world’s largest overdose prevention training – august 29th

3rd Annual World’s Largest Overdose Prevention Training – August 29th

In honour of International Overdose Awareness Day, First Step would like to cordially invite you to the 3rd Annual World's Largest Overdose Prevention Training to be held at Port Melbourne Town Hall on Thursday August 29th at 6pm....
don’t miss out: join jon faine, derryn hinch, julian burnside & fiona patten – melb town hall sept 9

Don’t Miss Out: Join Jon Faine, Derryn Hinch, Julian Burnside & Fiona Patten –...

"Is it time to legalise or decriminalise drugs?" Due to incredible interest in this mega panel discussion about drugs, there are only 70 tickets left, so don't miss out and get your ticket now. We are trying...
jon faine to host drug policy panel. early bird discount ends today!

Jon Faine to host Drug Policy Panel. Early Bird Discount Ends Today!

"Is it time to legalise or decriminalise Drugs?" Get Early Bird Tickets NOW! Join ABC Radio talkback host Jon Faine as he hosts an expert panel of community leaders and public figures, for a dinner-table style discussion about...
Volunteers needed Melbourne CBD

Volunteers needed – Melbourne CBD – 26th June

On Tuesday 26th June, Volunteers needed Melbourne CBD as Melbourne will join with more than 150 cities around the world to take part in the global advocacy campaign 'Support' Don't Punish', calling for drug policies based...

In debates about drug use, fun is important

“Just say no” messages are ignored because young people want to have fun. Marvin Meyer Millions of Australians use, or have used, illicit substances at some point in their life, while millions more are regular users of...

Port Phillip Council renews pill testing push

The City of Port Phillip has renewed its call for the Victorian Government to allow it to become home to the State’s first pill testing trial. “Almost two years ago, our Council passed a resolution...