Marijuana addiction is real; cannabis use disorder affects 6 million Americans, few receive mental health treatment

Screen Shot 2016-04-11 at 11.46.42 PM3/17/16–Although there’s a lot of conflicting evidence regarding the effects cannabis has on health — especially mental health — many of its consumers believe it’s relatively harmless. Scientists from Columbia University now say these opinions may keep those dependent on the drug from seeking treatment. Read