July 13, 2006

July 13, 2006: And what is the source ...

of the heroin?

Pot may indeed lead to heroin use, rat study shows By Anne Harding Wed Jul 12, Yahoo! News

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Teens who experiment with marijuana may be making themselves more vulnerable to heroin addiction later in life, if the findings from experiments with rats are any indication.

[....] As young adults, the animals were fitted with catheters that allowed them to self-administer heroin. [....]

See the journal Neuropsychopharmacology

Didn't you instinctively know there was something like this going on when our children, some as young as 12-13, end up on heroin? Children from good families ... families that seem to do everything right.


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