Northwestern University has presented a study showing the impact of recreational marijuana use on the brains of young people. I always wondered why cigarettes are bad for a person but inhaling the green leafy product isn't. Silly me. I've said it before and I'll say it again. Lawmakers will approve anything that brings $60 million into their coffers every year via taxes.
"Casual marijuana use may come with some not-so-casual side effects.
For the first time, researchers at Northwestern University have analyzed the relationship between casual use of marijuana and brain changes – and found that young adults who used cannabis just once or twice a week showed significant abnormalities in two important brain structures.