what to know

-Spice is a synthetic variation of marijuana

- Although Spice and K2 are known as "fake weed" they are not the same thing but are similar

- Smoking spice on consistent basis can cause health problems like vomiting, fast heart rate, and high blood pressure

myths and misconceptions

- one myth is the label given for this type of drug, there is no marijuana found in spice and K2, making the names "fake weed" and synthetic marijuana irrelevant.

- another one is that it is safer than marijuana, although it can increase chances of heart attacks and anxiety and many other health problems.

- another is that spice and K2 are the same, when they are different but have similarities