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While participants largely continue to use crack, the intensity of their use has dropped significantly. They have also benefited from a drastically increased quality of life as result of the housing and access to health care.
The video shows a documentary about the neuroscientist, Karl Hart, professor at Columbia University, who got international attention after questioning the common sense about the use, abuse and addiction on crack cocaine.
The report aims at helping the international community to address the toll that illicit drug production, trafficking and consumption continues to take on all our societies, by providing a global overview and analysis of developments.
As Uruguay prepares to implement its pioneering cannabis legislation, health leaders are considering possible uses for medical forms of marijuana -- including in prisons, where many of the incarcerated are dependent on drugs.