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"Mom and pediatrician debate whether or not to give medical marijuana to kids"

Dr. Levy's appearance as a guest pediatric specialist on The View.

The View, November 28, 2014.

"Judiciary committee hears from marijuana activists and critics on legalization bill"

WGBH, March 8, 2016. 

"Keeping up with marijuana use and its outcomes in kids"
Vector Blog, January 22, 2016. 
"Beyond the Classroom: 16 + alcohol = the new norm?"
Miami Herald, December 29, 2016. 

"Dad speaks out after 'Skittles party' leads to son's death"
Yahoo Parenting, November 25, 2015.

"Taking care on painkillers for kids"
Harvard Gazette, November 5, 2015.

"Obama Announces Steps to Combat Opioid Abuse"
MedPage Today, October 21, 2015.

"Does allowing teens to drink at home cause problems later?"
Boston Globe, October 12, 2015.

"Treatment Is Good, Prevention Is Better: How Best To Keep Our Kids Off Drugs"
WBUR Cognoscenti, October 2, 2015.

"Mass. child advocates want to screen every public school student for substance use"
Wbur, July 16, 2015.

"Pediatricians say no to random drug testing in schools"
Healthline, March 30, 2015. 

"U.S. pediatricians remain opposed to random drug testing in schools" 
HealthDay, March 30, 2015. 

"Experts caution against random drug testing in schools" 
Reuters, March 20, 2015. 

"AAP: Decriminalize weed, but don't legalize it" 
Medpage Today, January 26, 2015. 

"Heavier teen pot smoking linked to problems in young adults"
West Virginia Public Broadcasting, September 10, 2014

"Cheap drinks and risk-taking fuel college drinking culture"
NPR, September 8, 2014.

"Parity in mental health care a must"
The Boston Globe, August 17, 2014.

"Brief screening gauges teenage substance abuse risk"
MedicalResearch.com, July 29, 2014

"Concerns grow about medical marijuana’s impact on teens"
WCVB-TV, June 09, 2014

"Expert: Doctors should talk with teens about drugs, despite questions of effectiveness"
Drugfree.org, May 28, 2014

"Poll: Yes to medical marijuana, not so much for recreational pot"
NPR, May 20, 2014

"Concerns grow about state’s medical marijuana regulations"
WCVB-TV, May 08, 2014

"Cannabis for kids?"
Fox News, November 29, 2012

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