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Substantial evidence from animal research and a growing number of studies in humans indicate that marijuana exposure during development can cause long-term or possibly permanent adverse changes in the brain.
Marijuana and the developing brain. More states are legalizing marijuana, but concerns remain about its long-term effects on the adolescent brain.
Synthetic marijuana or spice has been linked with brain damage, psychosis, and kidney failure (photo: Houston PD)
Casual marijuana use linked to brain changes. Using marijuana a few times a week is enough to make changes in critical brain structures, according to a new study published today in The Journal of ...
Short-Term Effects When a person smokes marijuana, THC quickly passes from the lungs into the bloodstream. The blood carries the chemical to the brain and other organs throughout the body.
Medical research on marijuana. How does marijuana affect the brain? What are some of the risks? Could ingredients in marijuana treat disease? Read this and more.
Brain damage is an injury that causes the destruction or deterioration of brain cells.. In the U.S., every year, about 2.6 million people have some type of brain injury -- whether as a result of ...
Marijuana and public health frequently asked questions. Lopez-Quintero, C., et al. (2011) Probability and predictors of transition from first use to dependence on nicotine, alcohol, cannabis, and cocaine: results of the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC).
The video above from ASAP Science explains how marijuana acts on our brains shortly after smoking or ingesting it. Cannabis contains at least 60 types of cannabinoids, chemical compounds that act ...
Rates of marijuana usage have doubled in the past decade, new research now shows how marijuana drops blood flow in the brain. Should you be concerned?