iOS app Android app More

Pot Smoking Middle Agers Have Sharper Minds

Pot Smoking Seniors

First Posted: 01/05/12 10:30 AM ET Updated: 01/05/12 10:52 AM ET

Newser.com:

Past or present drug use doesn't seem to damage middle-aged brains, a new study finds.

British researchers studied the mental sharpness of thousands of 50-year-old subjects, and found that those who had used illicit drugs—mainly marijuana—actually performed better than others on tests of memory and other brain functions.

Read the whole story: Newser.com

FOLLOW HUFFPOST WEIRD NEWS

Filed by David Moye  |