Teenage pot smoking statistics (INFOGRAPHIC)
While many pot smokers deny that marijuana causes harm, the reality is different…especially for teens. In fact, smoking pot causes cognitive and neural impairment. Smoking pot in your teen years can lead to long term effects on mental ability, including IQ.
Here, we review who’s smoking pot, the risks of smoking pot, and how you can intervene. Then, we invite your comments, questions, and feedback in the comments section at the end.
Reference Sources: Special thanks to the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) for data, statistics, and recommendations referenced in this infographic.