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The World's Favorite Drug Is More Dangerous Than You Think, UN Says
As the world is watching the impact of marijuana legalization measures in Uruguay and several American states, the United Nations warns that the widespread public perception that pot is a low-risk drug is dangerously mistaken.
"Medical research tell us clearly that the use of cannabis, particularly at early ages, can be very harmful for the health," UN Office on Drugs and Crime chief researcher Angela Me told a news conference on Thursday, Reuters reported.
UNODC warns, however, that while cannabis may be perceived as the least harmful illicit drug there has been a noticeable increase in the number of people seeking treatment for cannabis use disorders over the past decade.