Talk Sooner

Studies show that youth who begin using marijuana at a young age have IQ's 8 points lower than their peers do.

Rates of marijuana use among 8th, 10th, and 12th graders are higher than rates for any other illicit drug.

Both early and long-term use of marijuana can lead to addiction.

Use of marijuana among teens is strongly linked to poor outcomes later in life.

The average potency of marijuana has more than doubled since 1998.