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    Will smoking weed effect my everyday life and health due to my age?
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    mancminx posted:
    I'm 14 and I've been smoking marijuana since I was 12 due to family problems&a family loss and my grades seem to me slowly going down hill in school and I have trouble sleeping at night if I'm not high, any suggestions on what I could do?
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    Anthony Tornay, MD responded:
    Get professional help!


    A counselor, doctor - someone who knows what they are doing.


    The young brain deserves better.
     
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    recoveringmom responded:
    Yes. I am an advocate for marijuana legalization but ONLY for people over the age of 21. Your brain is still developing..you need to allow it to do that...plus you seem to be ABUSING it rather than just USING it...moderation is key...when it begins to interfer with your life, that's how you know it's a problem...do you have a counselor, friend, sister, cousin, someone you can reach out to??
     
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    brianburgess responded:
    Well my friend it is high time for you to understand what damages smoking marijuana can do to your health. Basis on which it is better for you to get first hand help from a rehab centre, where they can truly help you to combat all addictive issue & lead a sober life.


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