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Originally posted by MiStErBeLLaTrIx
A demonstrator smokes cannabis during the Fifth Annual International Cannabis March in London on May 3.
Smoking marijuana will certainly affect perception, but it does not cause permanent brain damage, researchers from the University of California at San Diego say. REUTERS/Hugo Philpott
"The findings were kind of a surprise. One might have expected to see more impairment of higher mental function," said Dr. Igor Grant, a UCSD professor of psychiatry and the study's lead author. Other illegal drugs, or even alcohol, can cause brain damage.
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[Edited on 28-6-2003 by MiStErBeLLaTrIx]
Originally posted by Baal
Originally posted by alien
Awesome...I'm sure this research will bring much comfort to the many young people I see every day in the Psych Wards due to Drug Induced Psychosis...all principally from Marijuana usage...
[Edited on 15-7-2003 by alien]