Rarely a day goes by where we do not encounter political, legal or medical news and arguments asking or declaring how we should handle marijuana. As an addiction medicine physician, I too encounter these questions almost daily.
As the commercialization of marijuana exploded, it became harder to convince kids that weed was not helping them, let alone that it is very harmful from both a substance abuse and mental health/brain development standpoint.
December 20, 2013 | Shannon Brys, Associate Editor
In the behavioral healthcare field, changes are constant and controversies are common. As 2013 comes to a close, we're recognizing the 10 articles that our readers found the most important/interesting.