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Is marijuana really that harmful? It is legal in some states?

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So we focus on two components with parents that may minimize, or not necessarily see the high risk of marijuana use, and two that can't be really disputed. One, it's illegal, and so there are consequences, and pretty significant consequences for adolescents who do get caught, or who are using, and two, we know that research indicates it impacts the brain development, and brains are not fully 100% until the age of 20, 21. And so when they're using marijuana, it is impacting their brain development, especially youth that are engaging in it recurrent.

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