Teenagers who vape or smoke hookah are up to four times more likely to use marijuana two years later, according to a new study conducted by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Southern California.
Additionally, the use of e-cigarettes or hookah more than doubles the likelihood that teens will use both tobacco and marijuana by mid-adolescence.
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The findings suggest that newer tobacco forms likely increase teenagers’ vulnerability to the use of marijuana and the dual use of tobacco and cannabis. Nicotine – a stimulant found in tobacco – “primes the brain’s reward system,” enhancing the pleasured gained from subsequent drug experiences, according to the ... read more at: https://www.phillyvoice.com/vaping-hookah-marijuana-use-teenagers-study/
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