Mental health expert warns of ‘significant increase’ in cannabis-induced psychosis

With marijuana now legalized in Canada, a mental health expert has predicted a significant increase in cannabis-induced psychosis. The latest figures provided by the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) reveal a steady rise in cases in recent years. According to the numbers, 373 people were discharged from hospitals across the country – excluding Ontario […]

Commentary: The year Singapore attempts to snuff out tobacco

A slew of aggressive measures have been introduced in 2018 to drive down the smoking rate. Will Singapore succeed in stamping out smoking? SINGAPORE: Singapore ratcheted up the heat against tobacco in 2018, to the delight of many in the country. With a slew of measures making it harder for one to light up or […]