Marijuana’s Effects on the Brain

Marijuana’s Effects on the Brain

I get a lot of questions that have to do with marijuana’s effects on the brain.  So, patients will ask me questions like, Does marijuana cause abnormalities in the brain? Does marijuana cause brain damage? Does marijuana kill brain cells? Really, I’m going to let the...
Can You Overdose on Marijuana?

Can You Overdose on Marijuana?

Can you die from an overdose on marijuana, even medical marijuana? It’s very highly unlikely to die from an overdose on medical marijuana for a couple reasons… 1. It has to do with the basic biology of the human body.  There are hardly any receptors for...
Is Marijuana Addictive?

Is Marijuana Addictive?

Let’s talk about that big ‘ol scary concern that comes to mind when you think about marijuana…addiction. First question that probably comes to your mind is…is marijuana addictive? Is Marijuana Addictive? How addictive is marijuana? How addictive is...