Your Brain on Drugs: Marijuana

For centuries, humans have been using substances to alter their state of mind. From caffeine, cigarettes and alcohol to more extreme drugs. But as the most commonly used illicit drug in North America, Where does marijuana fit in and how exactly does it affect your brain? First, we need to understand how the brain functions. Neurons are the cells that process information in the brain. By releasing chemicals called neurotransmitters from the axon of one neuron to the dendrite of

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Nevada Marijuana Shortage: State Officials Scramble To Stock Up | NBC Nightly News

IT’S THE DISTRIBUTION.>>Reporter: TONIGHT IN NEVADA, THE POT PIPELINE’S BACK UP AND RUNNING SLOWLY. SOME DISPENSARIES RESTOCKING THEIR SHELVES AFTER WHAT WAS SHAPING UP TO A DISTRIBUTION DISASTER.>>ALL OF THESE BINS WERE FILLED.>>Reporter: WHEN NEVADA KICKED OFF LEGAL RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA SALES THIS MONTH, SHOPS LIKE LAS VEGAS RELEAF COULD BARELY KEEP UP WITH DEMAND, EDIBLES ESPECIALLY FLYING OFF SHELVES.>>IT HAS BEEN INSANE ACTUALLY. IT’S BEEN MORE THAN WE HAVE ANTICIPATED.>>Reporter: GROWING IT WASN’T THE PROBLEM. THERE’S PLENTY OF WHOLESALE WEED.

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Mike Tyson Is Building A WEED RANCH in California | What’s Trending Now!

Weed is officially legal in California, and Mike Tyson is getting in on the “green rush” to profit off the newly open market. Welcome back to What’s Trending, I’m Shira Lazar. Be sure to LIKE this video and SUBSCRIBE for more social media news daily. Mike Tyson has been many things in life: a boxer, a movie star, a video game star, an animated detective, and a real-life criminal. And now he’s adding a “weed entrepreneur” to his Wikipedia page.

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