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NOVA examines the little-known benefits and risks of legalizing cannabis in states across the country.
NOVA examines the history of cannabis, from its criminalization that has disproportionately harmed communities in color to the most recent medical understanding of it. What are the potential risks that cannabis poses to the developing brain’s health? What do we know about cannabis’ potential medical benefits? Scientists are now exploring the long-term effects of cannabis on our health as it becomes more accepted in society.
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