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Teen Marijuana Use Linked to Future Hypomania

Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug, although several states have legalized it for medicinal as well as recreational use. There are approximately 6,600 new users each day with 6% of new users under the age of 18. Thirty-six percent of youths report using marijuana in the previous year with 6% reporting daily or near-daily use. Because of this it’s important to study potential repercussions as well as benefits. While cannabis use may...
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Be Yourself

"Don't know which one is worse, doing your own thing or just being cool." Bob Dylan

I vividly remember as a child that I didn't fit in. I was always on the outside looking in, far from being cool or accepted. Being the shortest boy in the class really didn't help much. I was bullied by older children much larger in size. Perhaps I was tougher pound for pound but I was very low in weight so...
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