Drug Project

By: Jessica Crow

marijuana

Also known as weed, pot, bud, and cannabis, marijuana is a greenish-grey mixture of the dead flowers of cannabis sativa. marijuana originated in modern day Taiwan. It surfaced the US. in 1545 by the Spanish.

Effects

short term effects- changes in mood, impaired memory, impaired body movent, etc.

long term effects- brain devolopment

Categories of Cannabis Strands

indica- strong, relaxed, body high calm and sleepy

Sativa- mind high, uplifting effect

Hybrid- mixture of both indica and sativa

Other Facts

  • cannot overdose on weed
  • marijuana doesn't cause cancer like tobacco does
  • it relieves glaucoma and nausea
  • it fits in the distortion of experience drug category