Legal Cannabis FAQ

Non-medical cannabis is legal in Canada as of October 17, 2018. Below are some Frequently Asked Questions to QuitNow members.
Will switching to smoking cannabis help me quit smoking tobacco cigarettes?

Inhaling smoke to any burning material is harmful to your lungs and your health. If you want to quit smoking tobacco, studies show that the best way for most people is to combine products such as nicotine replacement therapies (NRT) with supports such as those provided by QuitNow, including telephone coaching and quit planning.

If you do use cannabis, experts recommend you consider "10 Ways to Reduce Risks to Your Health When Using Cannabis: Canada’s Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines"