Chronic marijuana use disrupts the brain's natural reward processes, according to researchers at the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas.
In many ways this legalization follows the aftermath of 'prohibition' of alcohol many decades ago. History repeats itself. The course now set before us very much mirrors that of alcohol.
Caveat emptor ! Beware. Most of the same caveats apply to marijuana as they do to alcohol. Legalizing marijuana use is in no way any safer than using alcohol. Addiction and abuse are major dangers. Government now will tax sales in lieu of the cost of enforcment and the many lives that are imprisoned for minor infractions using marijuana in the past.
Scientific peer reviewed articles have been published in the past decade
This is the first of a number of article on legalization ofMarijuana.