The Myth of Marijuana as a ‘Gateway Drug’

Dr Denise Kandel, who coined the term ‘gateway drug’ sets the record straight on NPR  on the myth of marijuana as a gateway drug.

Instead, Dr Kandel along with her neuropsychiatrist husband Dr Eric Kandel have found that legal highs – in particular nicotine – were the biggest predictor of harder drug use.

http://www.npr.org/v2/?i=400658693&m=400658694&t=audio

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