Brain Awareness Video Contest: Marijuana Blows Your Mind

[youtube id=”KoRsPbyfT2U” align=”center” mode=”normal” autoplay=”yes” maxwidth=”800″]

How does marijuana affect the brain? With this video submitted to the 2013 Brain Awareness Video Contest, travel to Amsterdam with Leiden University graduate student Roeland Heerema to learn how tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the main mind-altering component in cannabis, affects brain function, impacting short-term memory and motor control.

This article was first published on

Please Login to Comment.