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what are the side effects of cannabis abuse?

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Dr. Charles Nemeroff
39 years experience Psychiatry
Several: Vulnerability to psychotic disorders including schizophrenia, problems with memory and concentration, increased appetite and weight gain.
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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It can also cause social anxiety disorder. With chronic use it can cause severe depersonalization disorder. This is not to mention the fact that it tends to fixate a person's personality growth at the age at which daily use begins.It also leaves you prone to not moving on in life vocationally and finding yourself with the same peer group at 35 that you were with at 15!
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