Maybe Colorado Springs officers are right? Drug Rehab

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Maybe Colorado Springs officers are right? Although marijuana has been legal in Colorado Springs for a while, there are still those who are fighting against the legalization. Just recently, three sheriffs contested the legality and came under heavy fire from many Colorado residents. However, others are continuing to point out the harmful effects of marijuana on the brain and other areas of our bodies. For example, a new study published last week in the journal Hippocampus finds that young adults who smoked...

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Drug Rehab: Colorado

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Colorado and Prescription drug abuse Recently, a study was published entitled, “Colorado Plan to Reduce Prescription Drug Abuse” by the state of Colorado (www.colorado.gov) Although many believe marijuana to be the only major drug problem affecting Colorado, the use of prescription drugs is also very high and concerning. In fact, in the executive summary section of the report, it concludes that, “Colorado ranks second worst among all states for prescription drug misuse. More than 255,000 Coloradans misuse...

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