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/

Last Fix

A moment in time which cannot be erased, Don’t want rock bottom, just want to play, Colours are flowing in this beautiful room, The high never lasts, we come down too soon. Pinks and gold’s so shiny and bright, Rainbows gleaming in the darkest of night, A smile appears on a face so cold, But […]

https://mindblogg.wordpress.com/2016/02/19/last-fix/

How to love an addict

I come from a long line of addicts. Most of whom don’t believe they’re addicts. I am the weird one; the outcast; the goody two-shoes; the judgmental one. It’s incredibly hard loving an addict. You want to so badly to fix them; you want them to see how they are hurting themselves and others; you see the […]

https://mynameistawny.wordpress.com/2016/02/21/how-to-love-an-addict/

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/

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/

Marijuana has Long-term Effects on the Brains of Adolescents

After alcohol, marijuana is the most widely used illegal drug in the United States (I mean seriously, who hasn’t smoked up at least once? According to Pew Research Center, half of the country) But pot laws are rapidly changing in many parts of the country and soon it may be as ubiquitous as alcohol. Four […]

http://drsimonsaysscience.org/2016/01/22/marijuana-has-long-term-effects-on-the-brains-of-adolescents/