Starting age of marijuana use may have long-term effects on brain development

The age at which an adolescent begins using marijuana may affect typical brain development, according to researchers at the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas. In a paper recently published, scientists describe how marijuana use, and the age at which use is initiated, may adversely alter brain structures that underlie higher order […]

http://loonylabs.org/2016/02/10/marijuana-use-brain-development/

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Drug Addiction, an Unmitigated Disaster?

Drug addiction has been a rampant issue and concern in our country today. We are all aware about it, and it is undeniable that most of the drug addicts nowadays are youth. They have engaged in drug addiction due to various factors that surround them. What are these factors that affect them? First, the influence […]

https://ymgyaton.wordpress.com/2016/02/17/drug-addiction-an-unmitigated-disaster/