Is Marijuana Addictive?
It's common for people to say that marijuana is not addictive. Is there any truth to this? Laci is here to discuss how this belief might actually be a myth!
The Prevalence of Cannabis Withdrawal and Its Influence on Adolescents' Treatment Response and Outcomes: A 12-Month Prospective Investigation
"Withdrawal, a diagnostic indicator of cannabis use disorder, is often minimized or ignored as a consequence of cannabis use, particularly among adolescents."
Drug Facts: Marijuana (via National Institute on Drug Abuse)
"Marijuana refers to the dried leaves, flowers, stems, and seeds from the hemp plant Cannabis sativa, which contains the psychoactive (mind-altering) chemical delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), as well as other related compounds."
What Is Marijuana? (via Brown University)
"Marijuana is the dried flowers, leaves and stems of the Cannabis sativa plant."
Marijuana and Medicine (via Institute of Medicine, Division of Neuroscience and Behavioral Health)
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