Wednesday, May 31, 2023

Weed Is Literally Blowing Young Men's Minds

Weed Is Literally Blowing Young Men's Minds -BY ATHENA THORNE
"Advocates for the legalization of cannabis across the country offer all sorts of comforting assertions about how harmless pot is. 
“Weed isn’t addictive,” or “Pot users aren’t violent,” they assure us. 
Neither of those claims is true, however...
But on the other hand, a drunk can get sober tomorrow, whereas a cannabis user can induce severe mental illness in himself that will handicap him for the rest of his needlessly miserable lifetime.
The results of a study five decades in the making and including nearly seven million people were reported this month. 
  • Researchers from the Mental Health Services in the Capital Region of Denmark along with the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) at the National Institutes of Health concluded that young men who are heavy cannabis users suffer a markedly increased incidence of serious, life-altering psychosis, such as schizophrenia...

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