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Is Weed gateway drug - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   hello just wondering is weed a gateway drug?
Doctor :  
Like for what purpose you are asking?
User :   my friends and i are wondering if some one did weed would they have the urged to try something bigger
Doctor :  
Always it happens in Medicinal abuse
Doctor :  
It is there for all drugs.
User :   ok then just 1 more question - why are cigerets legal and weed isnt weed is better for you from what ive read
Doctor :  
No thats wrong
Doctor :  
Weed has more complications
User :   whats worse about weed?
Doctor :  
It has a higher addictive potential
Doctor :  
and also it alters the sensorium
User :   whats in it that makes it addictive?
Doctor :   Thats more medical

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