According to studies performed by the Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 2003 and 2004, the total number of people ages 12 and older in the state of Delaware who used marijuana in the past year is 78,000. Of the 78,000, 12,000 were between the ages of 12 and 17. 29,000 past year marijuana users were of ages 18 to 25 and 36,000 were 26 and older. Total use of marijuana in the past month, according to the same survey, by people ages 12 and older is 46,000. 6,000 were ages 12 to 17, 19,000 were 18-25 and 20,000 were age 26 or older.
Marijuana use in Delaware was made legal on July 1, 2011, but only is allowed if a physician certifies in writing that the person has a specific debilitating medical condition and that it would benefit them to use marijuana. The patient must send a copy of the written certification to the State Department of Health and Social Services and from there the Department will issue the ID card once all the information is verified. The patient must also be in compliance with the law, however, it does not permit the patient or caregivers to grow marijuana in their home and can only be purchased at compassion centers, be 18 years old and older, only allowed 3-ounces in a 14 day period and be registered at only one compassion center.
There are marijuana rehab and treatment centers in Delaware if you know someone close to you that wants to change their lifestyle. If a treatment center did not reach your expectations there are non-12 step programs that will teach you responsibility and lead you on the path of a healthier life.
For many Marijuana addiction seems like an impossible substance to overcome because of how heavy their Marijuana use might seem. The truth is that, people do make the choice to stop using Marijuana every day, with or without treatment. You don't need to hit rock bottom to truly understand that your life can have a greater meaning. If you are seeking help for You don't need to hit rock bottom to truly understand that your life can have a greater meaning. If you are seeking help for Marijuana and or other substances in Delaware, please call St Jude's today. We Have helped thousands just like you over the last two decades and know that a better life is waiting for you free of all substances, including Marijuana.
You might be wondering how is Saint Jude's different and how we can possible help you any better or differently than Marijuana treatment centers. Please let us assure you that here at St Jude's we will not label you with a disease or make you feel like change is impossible. Only you dictate the course of your future... we are here to show you that Marijuana addiction is not the problem. Call today if you live in Delaware to learn how and why people have come to St Jude's to find the Permanent Solution to Marijuana Addictions.