How Nicotine Affects A Marijuana User's Brain

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Many marijuana users also smoke cigarettes, but what this combo does to the brain may surprise you.

A new study from The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) found that the hippocampus (an area of the brain linked to memory and learning) may be significantly smaller in marijuana users — and in combo users — compared to nonusers or those who use tobacco exclusively.

In spite of this, those who indulged in both tobacco and marijuana had increased memory function."


"Quit smoking have completely changed my life. I abused my body big time in many ways for most of my life, but no more."


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