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Over Time Marijuana Dampens Brain Response to Reward

A compelling article, further debunking the myth that marijuana is a safe drug. Please enjoy and share this important article from Kara Gavin at University of Michigan Health Lab: “A long-term study of young marijuana users shows measurable changes in the brain’s reward system, shifts that may put them at risk for addiction.” Most people would…

Why can’t he quit?

The professionals at BoardPrep Recovery Center, an exclusive rehab in Tampa, Florida help families understand the answer to this question every day. Addiction is not
willful; rather it is a disease that “hijacks”
the brain. When you suggest a person quit or cut back, they may FEEL as though you are telling them to go without food…