Most people are aware of the negative effects marijuana may have on users' health, such as memory loss, paranoia, and lung problems, however, how does marijuana affect the other aspects of a user's life? A research study indicates that compared to people who do not use marijuana, heavy users report having lower satisfaction of life, poorer mental and physical health, and more relationship problems. Furthermore, heavy users were more likely to have less academic and career success, perhaps due to their increased likelihood of dropping out of high school, and job accidents, injuries, and absences. Here is the link to the article which cites scientific research articles as evidence: https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/marijuana If heavy users report lower satisfaction in life, why use marijuana in the first place? What do you think?