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Think marijuana doesn’t have negative effects? Kids who frequently use marijuana are almost four times more likely to act violently; five times more likly to steal; and are three times more likely to be addicted to heroin.

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Today’s Drugs: Addiction 101

Part of the Today’s Drugs series, Megan Fisher, MA, MHS, LCAC, LMHCA, CADAC IV, and a Director of Addiction Recovery Services at a large mental health center, shares what we should all know about addiction. (5:53 minutes)

Truth About Drugs Documentary: Marijuana

The Truth About Drugs documentary is a story about what drugs are and what they do to one's body and mind and how marijuana is often a gateway drug to other drugs. (8:29)

Today’s Drugs: Marijuana

Part of the Today’s Drugs series, Kevin Hunter, Captain of the Vice & Narcotics Division at the Fort Wayne Police Department shares what we should know about marijuana. (7:13 minutes)

Adverse Effects of Marijuana

Produced by Mission Critical Health, Dr. Farzanna Haffizulla, MD, FACP, shares the adverse effects of marijuana. (2:09 minutes)

Today’s Drugs: Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)

Part of the Today’s Drugs series, Megan Fisher, MA, MHS, LCAC, LMHCA, CADAC IV, and a Director of Addiction Recovery Services at a large mental health center, shares what we should all know about Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for addiction. (13:43 minutes)

Your Brain on Drugs: Marijuana

Provided by AsapSCIENCE, this short animated video explains marijuana’s effects on the brain. (2:26 minutes)