Tag Archives: Drugs

Does Smoking Weed Impact Teenagers’ Mental Health? [Podcast]

Even though it’s illegal, we know many teens use weed. In fact, according to the National Institute of Health, in 2021 “marijuana use …reached the highest levels ever recorded since these trends were first monitored in 1988.”

In this podcast, we have teens from North Springs High School in Sandy Springs talking about whether weed impacts teens’ mental health. You will hear different sources and perspectives. Listen in to hear what they have to say.

Intro written by: Alivia Forte’

Sources & Resources: 

Marijuana hallucinogen use among young adults reached all time-high in 2021,” NIH National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Drug Abuse  

Effects of marijuana on mental health,” Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington,  June 2017 

CBD vs. THC: What’s the Difference?” WebMD

“What You Need to Know about Marijuana Use and Teens,” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Harmless Debates: Who Is The Worst Character on HBO’s “Euphoria?” [AUDIO]

Welcome to Harmless Debates, a podcast here at VOX ATL where teens come together to discuss pop culture topics all the way from new TV shows to new indie and pop artists. Come along with us as we uncover new aspects of today’s pop culture.

In this episode VOXers Nick, Jennie, Belle, and Tomi debate about who is the worst character on HBO’s “Euphoria.”

Be sure to tune in every Thursday for a new episode. You can now listen to Harmless Debates on VOXATL.org, Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Soundcloud.