For all you pot smokers in denial.....
Smoking cannabis just once a week can damage young brains | Toowoomba Chronicle
- Charlie Cooper
- 16th Apr 2014 9:04 AM
- YOUNG people who smoke cannabis just once or twice a week could suffer "major" changes to areas of their brain important for emotion and motivation, US scientists have said.
In a study that challenges the idea that "casual" marijuana use is largely harmless, doctors found that young adults who used the drug only recreationally had "abnormal alterations" to the nucleus accumbens and the amygdala.