The president of the Ontario Medical Association is in Kenora today. Doctor Nadia Alam will be talking about the impact of recreational marijuana on your health.
The association notes the media age for starting to use cannabis is 17, but the brain continues to develop until you're 25.
Common cognitive effects of marijuana use include impaired coordination, judgment and decision-making.
Long-term impacts include issues with memory, processing complex information, inattentiveness and problem solving.
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