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Now a recent study reveals that exposure to even tiny amounts of domoic acid in utero may produce subtle, long-term cognitive impairment
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Topics include long-term cognitive impairments
in heavy marijuana users, evidence that chronic marijuana users experience withdrawal upon quitting, the influence of genes and the environment on drug abuse vulnerability, the body's natural THC-like compounds, epidemiology, prevention, and treatment.
He told Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research magazine that low to moderate levels of drinking can cause "subtle, long-term cognitive impairments
" in children.