Marijuana is not addictive. MYTH

  • ›1 in 6 adolescents who try marijuana will become addicted
  • ›About 10% of all people who try marijuana will become daily users
  • ›According to the 2010 NSDUH, of the 7.1M Americans addicted to illicit drugs,marijuana is drug of choice for 63%, or 4.5M people
  • ›There is no generally effective treatment for marijuana dependence yet


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