Adolescent pot smoking may taint self-control areas of brain

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(STUDY FINDS) — CHICAGO — As marijuana continues to be decriminalized across the United States, the dangers of children obtaining and using the drug are also coming into light. Now, a recent study shows how adolescent cannabis use could change the way neurons function in certain areas of teens’ brains, specifically the regions behind decision-making, planning, and self-control.

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