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Cannabis IS addictive and causes withdrawal symptoms such as anxiety, anger and headaches in half of regular users who try to quit the drug - despite legalisation campaigners' claims

Cannabis causes serious withdrawal symptoms in regular users trying to quit the drug - including headaches, anger and anxiety, a new study found. Researchers from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario used data from 23,000 marijuana users and discovered it is far more addictive than campaigners claim. The idea that cannabis is a non-addictive substance is prevalent among those that support and lobby for relaxation of drug laws around the world, the authors said. The Canadian team used information on users from 47 different research papers to create a new 'meta-analysis' of cannabis and how easy it is to stop taking the drug.  Read more....



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