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Yes, Pot Is Addictive, But There Is Help Out There If You Want to Quit

Is marijuana addicting

Did you know that the American Journal of Psychiatry published a study that followed 1,920 people for 16 years and discovered that people who smoked pot were four times more likely to develop depression?

A startling discovery indeed when you consider how American culture praises the drug in movies and TV. They promote it as harmless, nonaddictive and perfectly fine. Hemp has been a part of our culture since our country’s creation. In fact, early drafts of the United States Declaration of Independence were written on paper that was made from hemp.

The truth is, though, people do have marijuana dependence just as much as they can have a dependence on coffee, cigarettes, alcohol and other mood altering drugs. This means for anyone who has ever wondered, “

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