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Dr. Gregory Tau on NPR: Teens and Marijuana

Marijuana May Hurt Developing Teen Brain
March 3, 2014 - March 4, 2014

"It's very possible that there's something very different to begin with among teenagers who tend to get into trouble with marijuana or who become heavy users," Tau says. "They could have subtle emotional differences, perhaps some cognitive functioning differences.

"It may be hard for them to 'fit in' with a peer group that's more achievement-oriented."

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