AAP Warns of Rising Risks to Teens from Loosening Marijuana Laws

A new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics calls on doctors to help protect patients’ developing brains from the potential harms marijuana can cause amid increased legalization.

The Drug and Poison Information Center at Cincinnati Children’s is seeing a rise in calls from parents with new concerns about kids using marijuana.

To learn more about teen addiction to marijuana, click on Local 12.

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